U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services  (USCIS) announced on August 8, 2008 that the new U.S. Passport Card may be used in the Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9) process. The card can also be accepted by employers participating in the E-Verify program. The passport card is considered a “List A” document that may be presented by newly hired employees during the employment eligibility verification process to show identity and work authorized status.