Department of Human Services

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Citizenship and Alien Status Requirement

 

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6.3

METHOD OF VERIFICATION OF UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP

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When an applicant’s statement that one or more of the household members are U.S. citizens is questionable, the county representative will ask the person to provide acceptable verification of citizenship. Acceptable forms of verification include birth certificates, religious records, voter registration cards, certificates of citizenship or naturalization provided by BCIS, such as Identification Cards for use of Resident Citizens in the United States, or United States passports.

 

Glossary of Terms

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