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Question: I received a traffic ticket in 1986 for no registration. I live in CA and due to the AZ ticket, I can not get my license in CA. Is there a staute of limitations? It is now Oct 2008. It has been 22 years. Thank you.

Answer:

Since your ticket is for a civil offense it is not likely to have a statute of limitations.  The ticket will stay on your record and your license will remain suspended until you pay it.

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  • I received a traffic ticket in 1986 for no registration. I live in CA and due to the AZ ticket, I can not get my license in CA. Is there a staute of limitations? It is now Oct 2008. It has been 22 years. Thank you.

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