Summary: H.R.2954 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2954. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/10/2007)

Secure Borders FIRST (For Integrity, Reform, Safety, and Anti-Terrorism) Act of 2007 - Sets forth provisions respecting: (1) border security; (2) detention of dangerous aliens; (3) removal of alien gang members; (4) grants to state and local law enforcement agencies assisting with borders security and immigration enforcement; and (5) expedited removal on criminal or security grounds.

Illegal Immigration Enforcement and Social Security Protection Act of 2007 - Sets forth provisions respecting: (1) social security identification; and (2) employer and recruiter requirements.

Employment Eligibility Verification and Anti-Identity Theft Act - Establishes an employment eligibility and identity verification system.

New IDEA (Illegal Deduction Elimination Act) - Amends the Internal Revenue Code (Code) to prohibit a deduction from gross income for wages paid to an unauthorized alien.

Stop the Misuse of ITINs Act of 2007 - Amends the Code to require Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and employer notification of the employment status of individuals not authorized to work in the United States.

Sets forth birth certificate security provisions.

Provides for immigration enforcement sharing of social security information.

Revises the temporary agricultural worker program.

States that English shall be the official language of the U.S. government. Sets forth related English-language provisions.

Prohibits federal agency acceptance for any official purpose of personal identification issued by a foreign government (with a passport exception).