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[13 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Beware!  New bills are lurking…

by Andrew Stankevich
February 6, 2012
Updated with new information.

There are a few bills that are circulating through the House.  Please be aware and take note on them.

2012 Anti-Immigrant Bills Summaries, Introduced into the Mississippi Legislature, as of 1/31/12
Senate Bill 2022 (Fillingane).  All higher learning institutions must verify immigration status of all students who receive financial aid, grants, or scholarships.  No unauthorized student may receive any such benefit.
Senate Bill 2089 (Fillingane) & Senate Bill 2089 (Watson).  Changes to 71-11-3. Mississippi Employment Protection Act.  Employers shall not knowingly hire an employee unauthorized to …