Ga. Lawmakers Push Through Immigration Bill

Law360, New York (April 15, 2011, 6:07 PM EDT) -- Following the path set by Arizona, the Georgia General Assembly approved a bill Thursday that aims to get tougher on illegal immigration through mandatory E-Verify checks for employers and other provisions.

The state Senate amended and passed the measure in a 37-19 vote, and the House of Representatives approved the legislation in a 112-59 vote, sending the bill to Gov. Nathan Deal for his signature.

House Bill 87, which is similar to the Arizona law enacted last year that has been challenged in court, would require...
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