Table: What the Government Might Require on a National ID...

Citizenship or immigration status

Home address

Voter registration

Record of felony convictions

Digital thumbprint

Digital photograph

...And What an Individual Might Opt to Add on

People to notify in case of accident or death

Place to return card if lost


Blood type

Immunization records

Food & medicine allergies

Medical insurance information

Auto insurance information

Dental records

Pilot's license

Instructions for child custody

DNA profile

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