California Health and Safety Code

Sec. § 1796.22

Any individual who has submitted a home care aide application and who possesses any one of the following identification cards may initiate a background examination to be a registered home care aide:


A valid California driver’s license.


A valid identification card issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles.


A valid Alien Registration Card.


In the case of a person living in a state other than California, a valid numbered photo identification card issued by an agency of the state other than California.

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Jun. 6, 2016