Commercial Driver’s License Information System (CDLIS)
The CDLIS enables account holders to comply with FMCSA requirements by searching within the Commercial Driver’s License Information System for prior license information and current CDL detail for up to three prior licenses held by applicant. Provides client with present jurisdictional state and driver’s license number, name, DOB, social security number match, up to three previously held CDL numbers and AKA information.
Information Source: Commercial Driver’s License Information System
Notes: Mandated by the Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Act (CMVSA) of 1986, CDLIS supports the issuance of commercial driver licenses (CDLs) by the jurisdictions, and assists jurisdictions in ensuring each driver, nationwide, maintains only one driver license and one record through the cooperative exchange of commercial driver information between jurisdictions.