Proof of legal residency would be required for the purchase or use of many major products or services. Some examples are listed below:
- Purchasing or renting real estate
- Buying or operating vehicles
- Owning bank accounts
- Obtaining marriage licences
- Obtaining government benefits (welfare, food stamps, Medicaid, education, etc.)
Illegal immigrants would be ineligible to use social services, except emergency services (police, fire, medical, etc.). However, they would be required to repay all costs for any emergency services used.