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CA Bill to Allow Tax ID Instead of SSN

State Board Report June 2014 Use of the federal taxpayer identification number in lieu of a Social Security number for professional licensing was approved by the California Senate in a 32-0 vote on May 8. SB 1159, a bill introduced by California Senator Ricardo Lara, now requires approval by the California Assembly, where it has…

Illegal Immigrant Gets CA Law License

State Board Report January 2014 Thanks to a California law which went into effect on January 1, 2014, Sergio Garcia, an illegal immigrant, was granted a law license by the California Supreme Court on January 2. The Court unanimously ruled that, “There is no state law or state public policy that would justify precluding undocumented…