NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York City Council members have formally introduced legislation to create a municipal identity card.
Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, D-Manhattan/Bronx, said the bill introduced Thursday will help all New Yorkers access city services.READ MORE: Gov. Hochul: Nearly 200 People To Be Released From Rikers Under 'Less Is More Act'
All city residents will be eligible for the cards. But they will be targeted to those who cannot easily get photo ID cards because they are not legal U.S. residents.