Mississippi

To get a learners license you must:
Have a minimum age of 15
Before getting a license or restricted license you must:
Have a mandatory holding period of 12 months1
Have a minimum supervised driving time of none
Have a minimum age of 162
Restrictions during intermediate or restricted license stage:
Nighttime restrictions 10 p.m.-6 a.m. Sun.-Thur., 11:30 p.m.-6 a.m. Fri.-Sat.
Passenger restrictions (family members excepted unless otherwise noted) none
Minimum age at which restrictions may be lifted:
Nighttime restrictions 6 months or age 17, whichever occurs first (min. age: 16, 6 mos.)
Passenger restrictions none

1In Mississippi, license applicants 17 and older are exempt from the 12-month learner’s permit holding period.

2In Mississippi, license applicants 17 and older are exempt from the requirement to get an intermediate license.