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General Information for the Diplomatic Community
-10/18/10   Driving Practices in the United States  [880 Kb]

Information for Hotels, Vendors & State Departments of Revenue
-Diplomatic Identification  [1075 Kb]
-The Diplomatic Customer  [550 Kb]

Information for Law Enforcement
-07/20/12   Diplomatic and Consular Immunity: Guidance for Law Enforcement and Judicial Authorities  [6145 Kb]
-06/25/12   The Diplomatic Beat  [205 Kb]
-09/07/11   Diplomatic/Consular Privileges & Immunities From Criminal Jurisdiction: Key Aspects Summary  [81 Kb]
-05/26/11   Information Flyer for Law Enforcement  [239 Kb]
-05/26/11   White Paper Detailing the Department of State's Newly Designed Driver's License  [180 Kb]
-09/24/10   Diplomatic Note 10-181: Resolution of Motor Vehicle Law Violations  [47 Kb]
-07/01/10   Consular Notification and Access: Instructions for Federal, State, and Local Law Enforcement and Other Officials Regarding Foreign Nationals in the United States and the Rights of Consular Officials to Assist Them  [4313 Kb]
-09/16/08   Old and New Diplomatic License Plates  [198 Kb]

Newly Designed Department of State Driver's Licenses and Diplomatic Tax Exemption Cards

Region-Specific Resources
OFM HQ: Washington
OFM New York
OFM Chicago
OFM Miami
OFM Houston
OFM Los Angeles
OFM San Francisco

DHS - Website
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
U.S. Secret Service - Uniformed Division

US Laws & International Agreements
International Organizations Immunities Act
UN Headquarters Agreement
-Agreement between OAS and US Government
-The Foreign Missions Act of 1982  [159 Kb]
-The Vienna Conventions on Diplomatic and Consular Relations  [315 Kb]


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