Lawful presence

Colorado law requires verification of lawful presence in the United States of all persons 18 years of age or older before providing public benefits. Organizations administering public benefits must receive the following from benefit recipients:
  • A valid form of identification.
  • An affidavit stating the recipient is lawfully present.
Download the list of documents.
Lawful presence affidavit
More information on verifying lawful presence can be found in the program manuals for Targeted Community Outreach, Patient/Health Navigation and Clinical Services, and WISEWOMAN.