CS/SB 2040: Enforcement of Immigration Laws
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Judiciary
Enforcement of Immigration Laws; Requires one-stop career center staff to verify the employment eligibility of workers referred to employers using a federal program for electronic verification of employment eligibility. Requires notice to employers on the exception to use of electronic verification. Prohibits an agency from providing federal, state, or local public benefits to certain aliens. Requires an agency to verify the eligibility of applicants for public benefits using the federal Systematic Alien Verification for Entitlements Program, etc.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Messages
Location: In messages from Senate
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
• SPB 7066 submitted as a committee bill (SB 2040) by Judiciary
• Referred to Judiciary; Criminal Justice; Budget -SJ 273
• Introduced -SJ 273
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/04/11, 3:15 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• CS by Judiciary; YEAS 5 NAYS 2 -SJ 408
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Original reference(s) removed: Criminal Justice
• Remaining references corrected to Budget -SJ 415
• Now in Budget
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 413
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/13/11, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/14/11, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
• On Committee agenda-- Budget, 04/15/11, 1:30 pm, 412 Knott Building --Not Considered
• Withdrawn from Budget -SJ 605
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/02/11 -SJ 614
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/03/11
• Read 2nd time -SJ 738
• Amendment(s) adopted (730724) -SJ 738
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 742
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 790
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 23 NAYS 16 -SJ 790
• In Messages
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Messages
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