Friday, May 29, 2015

Home News Pa., N.J. move forward with E-Verify

Pa., N.J. move forward with E-Verify

Pres. Obama's administration has called on Congress to enact comprehensive immigration legislation that contains a federal E-Verify requirement

The Legal Intelligencer | August 11, 2010

While Arizona has recently received much of the press regarding this issue, Pennsylvania and New Jersey have also moved forward to introduce E-Verify legislation designed to combat the employment of unauthorized workers.
E-Verify does not exempt employers from I-9 completion. Under the Immigration Reform and Control Act, or IRCA, all employers are required to verify that individuals hired after Nov. 6, 1986, are authorized to work in the United States by completing Form I-9. On the federal level, E-Verify is voluntary except for certain federal contractors, who are now required to use E-Verify if they have a qualifying contract. As explained below, many states now require E-Verify and Pennsylvania and New Jersey are following this trend.
Read more here.
 

Top news

Cal Poly hort department head calls for industry advocates to help save program

A new plan for the San Luis Obispo school will demolish horticultural facilities to make way for student housing.

EPA issues final Clean Water Act rule

New regulations could cover ponds, ditches and trenches.

California farmers with strongest water rights voluntarily cut water use by 25 percent amid drought

The state approved the proposal May 22, and assured no further cuts will come to those entitled.

AmericanHort appointed to International Association of Horticultural Producers

Twenty trade organizations from 18 countries are members of AIPH. The organization also organizes the International Grower of the Year competition.

PLNA and partners launch Webinar Wednesdays

The first series includes six webinars throughout the summer.

x