Means of Identification Law and Legal Definition

The term "means of identification" is defined as “any name or number that may be used, alone or in conjunction with any other information, to identify a specific individual, including any name, social security number, date of birth, official State or government issued driver's license or identification number.” United States v. Hanson, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 69435 (C.D. Cal. Aug. 6, 2009)