H.R.6454 - E-Verify Extension and Expansion Act of 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cannon, Chris [R-UT-3] (Introduced 07/10/2008)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Education and Labor; Science and Technology; Homeland Security|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/29/2008 Referred to the Subcommittee on Border, Maritime, and Global Counterterrorism. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6454 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/10/2008)
E-Verify Extension and Expansion Act of 2008 - Amends the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 to replace the current three employment eligibility confirmation pilot programs with two pilot programs: (1) the revised E-Verify program in all 50 states; and (2) the secure electronic employment verification system (SEEVS) in all 50 states by December 1, 2009. Directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to establish such programs. Terminates such pilot programs not later than December 31, 2013.
States that the E-Verify program shall be voluntary except for: (1) the federal government; and (2) employers who have violated certain employment provisions.