Published Date:  

2007-02-28 05:00

Public Description:  

The bill as amended in the House Financial Services Committee, would require any entity receiving Federal funds for public housing reconstruction following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita to verify that all of its workers are authorized to work in the United States and have a valid form of identification or documentation to prove their immigration status.

To assist in the provision of affordable housing to low-income families affected by Hurricane Katrina.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA43] in the 110th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 1227

Chamber:  

House