Solve the law argument by carrying a copy of the law too.
I'd staple them together, law on top.
Start by saying, I don't mind showing it to you.... as you hand it over... but you'll notice a copy of the pertinent laws right there on top. It clearly says that I do not need to carry the document at all....
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.