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No. Although it is your responsibility as an employer to ensure that your employees fully complete Section 1 by the time employment begins, the employee is not required to present a document to complete this section. When you complete Section 2, you may not ask to see a document with the employee’s Alien Number or Admission Number or otherwise specify which document(s) an employee may present. To do so may violate the anti-discrimination provision of the INA. 

Last Reviewed/Updated: 
03/19/2014