House Bill 58

Last Action to Labor & Industry (H)
Title AN ACT relating to unauthorized aliens.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 58
Sponsors B. Montell, D. Osborne
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 45A to require contractors who have public contracts to use E-verify and prohibit the hiring of unauthorized aliens for work on a public contract; permit civil enforcement and cancellation of contracts and injunctions, and impose a five year ban if the provisions are violated; create new sections of KRS Chapter 337 to require employers with eleven or more employees to register and use E-verify and abide by federal law prohibiting the hiring of unauthorized aliens; require violators to lose tax incentives and credits, to repay grants, loans, and taxes that have been forgiven; recoup unemployment insurance benefits paid to unauthorized aliens; suspend or deny licenses; require the Attorney General to collect and maintain a database with the employers using E-verify; create new sections of KRS Chapters 139, 141, 148, 154 subtitle 20, 335B, and 341, and amend KRS 141.010 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Labor and Industry - Registration by employers with public contracts or with eleven or more employees in E-verify
Licensing - E-verify, requirement to use by licensees with eleven or more employees
Personnel and Employment - E-verify, employers verify employment eligibility of employees
State Agencies - Contracts, licenses, and tax incentives; suspension for employers
Taxation - Tax credits and incentives, denial of
Immigration - Employers with eleven of more employees, use e-verify
Attorney General - Database of employers using e-verify and employers hiring illegal aliens, maintain
Contracts - Public agencies, contractors must use e-verify
Local Mandate - Tax credits and incentives, denial of


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