Published Date:  

2005-01-04 05:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 98, the Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act, would increase penalties against employers who hire illegal aliens and require employers to verify the legal status of potential employees who will be required to hold new Social Security cards with biometric identifiers. In addition, H.R. 98 calls for hiring 10,000 new Homeland Security Department investigators to enforce the law.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. David Dreier [R-CA26, 2003-2013] in the 109th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 98

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence