SECTION 3. G.S. 20‑19 is amended by adding a new subsection to read:
"(e4) When a person's license is revoked under G.S. 20‑138.5(d), the Division may conditionally restore the license of that person after it has been revoked for at least 10 years after the completion of any sentence imposed by the court, if the person provides the Division with satisfactory proof of all of the following:
(1) In the 10 years immediately preceding the person's application for a restored license, the person has not been convicted in North Carolina or in any other state or federal court of a motor vehicle offense, an alcohol beverage control law offense, a drug law offense, or any other criminal offense.
(2) The person is not currently a user of alcohol, unlawfully using any controlled substance, or an excessive user of prescription drugs."