Published Date:  

2009-01-23 05:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 662, Employee Verification Amendment Act of 2009, would reauthorize the E-Verify program for a period of 5 years. The E-Verify program allows businesses to determine the legal status of new hires and prevents illegal aliens from being hired, thus making the program an important tool in the Attrition through Enforcement anti-illegal immigration strategy.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Gabrielle Giffords [D-AZ8, 2007-2012] in the 111th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 662

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence