H.R.4073 - Non-Citizen Identification Act110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] (Introduced 11/05/2007)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||11/09/2007 Referred to the Subcommittee on Social Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4073 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/05/2007)
Non-Citizen Identification Act - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Insurance) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act to require the issuance of Social Security cards with specified enhanced security features.
Allows the Commissioner of Social Security to charge a reasonable fee to the recipient as a condition for issuance of such a card.
Provides that, in the computation of an individual's average indexed monthly earnings, or in certain circumstances an individual's average monthly wage, the individual shall not be credited with any wages paid, or any self-employment income derived, while such individual was not a U.S. citizen or national and was illegally in the United States.
Requires issuance of special Social Security cards to adult illegal aliens. Prescribes criminal penalties for illegal aliens who do not possess such a Social Security card.
Directs the Commissioner of Social Security to plan and implement a campaign to educate the people of the United States about the new Social Security cards provided for in this Act, and the requirement that illegal alien adults have such a card.