If you hold a regular driver license with any endorsement and you are a person ordered to active duty and stationed outside of Utah in any of the armed forces of the United States or by an immediate family member or dependent who is residing outside of the state and your Utah driver license expires during the time period the person is stationed outside of the state, the license is valid until 90 days after the person's orders have been terminated or the person has been discharged, unless:
Beginning July 1, 2012 the Utah Driver License Division may waive the driving skills tests for military veterans applyng for a CDL who meet the licensing qualifications, been honorably discharged in the previous 90 days and have operated a CMV during the immediate 2 year period preceding discharge.
The applicant must complete all of the following requirements to be eligible to have the CDL skills tests waived: (application)
The transfer of School Bus (S) and/or Passenger (P) endorsements under this Waiver Program are prohibited.
If the applicant did not operate a vehicle with airbrakes or a manual transmission an airbrake restriction and automatic transmission will be added to the Utah CDL.
In order to remove these restrictions the driver will need to complete the road test in a representative vehicle.