REAL ID is a federal act focusing on anti-terrorism, fraud protection, and security specific to the production of driver's licenses and ID cards that control access to
- Federal facilities requiring identification to enter.
- Federally regulated commercial aircraft.
- Nuclear power facilities.
Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, if you fly commercially you will either need a REAL ID license or ID or another acceptable identity document.
The Iowa Department of Transportation has more information about Real ID:
We released all of the requested documents.