In accordance with the lawful presence requirements of the Texas Transportation Code, the Texas Department of Public Safety's Temporary Visitor Issuance Guide lays out the documentary requirements for applicants for Texas non-commercial driver licenses or identification cards. Any applicant who is not a U.S. citizen, national, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee must present lawful presence documentation issued by the appropriate federal immigration authority when applying for a non-commercial driver license or identification card. Detailed information regarding the specific documentation required for various categories of immigrants and non-immigrants is available at