HB1124 (2022) Detail

Requiring businesses to use the federal E-Verify system of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services.


HB 1124  - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2022 SESSION

22-2718

05/04

 

HOUSE BILL 1124

 

AN ACT requiring businesses to use the federal E-Verify system of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Baxter, Rock. 20; Rep. Ankarberg, Straf. 10; Rep. Harley, Rock. 20; Rep. Johnson, Belk. 3

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill requires employers to verify employment eligibility through the federal E-Verify system.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

22-2718

05/04

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty Two

 

AN ACT requiring businesses to use the federal E-Verify system of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Employment of Undocumented Workers Prohibited; E-Verify.  Amend RSA 275-A:4-a to read as follows:

275-A:4-a  Employment of Undocumented Workers Prohibited.  No employer may employ any employee without verifying employment eligibility through the E-Verify system of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and obtaining documentation showing the employee's eligibility to work in the United States.  The employer shall maintain such documentation for the period required by federal law.  Acceptable documentation of eligibility to work in the United States shall include documents required by federal law or supporting documentation that satisfies the requirement of federal law.

2  Effective Date. This act shall take effect January 1, 2023.

Links

HB1124 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 3, 2022 House Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB1124 Revision: 33091 Date: Nov. 17, 2021, 8:09 a.m.

Docket


Feb. 3, 2022: Public Hearing: 02/03/2022 10:00 a.m. LOB305-307


Nov. 17, 2021: Introduced 01/05/2022 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services


: To Be Introduced and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services