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HB 321/LM (BR 1282) - R. Damron, K. Bratcher, W. Coursey, C. Embry Jr., S. Lee, Ji. Lee, R. Nelson, K. Sinnette, F. Steele, K. Upchurch, S. Westrom

     AN ACT relating to hiring unauthorized aliens.
     Create a new section of KRS Chapter 337 to create define terms relating to bill; create a new section of KRS Chapter 337 relating to public agencies to require use of federal employment verification programs and prohibit hiring unauthorized aliens; create a new section of KRS Chapter 337 to require all contractors and subcontractors with public agencies to use federal employment verification programs, not hire unauthorized aliens, and provide sworn affidavits of compliance; create a new section of KRS Chapter 337 to provide for civil enforcement and canceling of contracts; permit courts to enjoin violations; require suspension from further public agency contracts for 5 years if employer is found to have hired unauthorized aliens.


     HCS/LM - Retain original provisions except remove provisions from KRS Chapter 337 and place in KRS Chapter 45A. Remove reference to Labor Cabinet.

     Jan 26-introduced in House
     Jan 28-to Labor & Industry (H); posted in committee
     Feb 4-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 5-2nd reading, to Rules
     Feb 9-posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 10, 2010
     Feb 10-3rd reading, passed 93-3 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 11-received in Senate
     Feb 16-to Economic Development, Tourism & Labor (S)
     Mar 26-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
     Mar 29-2nd reading, to Rules

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