Immigration and Employment Verification
HB 1278: Final version (May 19, 2006) amends RSA 275-A: 5 regarding penalties by increasing fines from $1,000 to $2,500 for each day of noncompliance. RSA 275-A: 4 prohibits businesses from employing workers who are not in possession of Form I-151, the Alien Registration Receipt Card or any other work authorization document issued by the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service or the Attorney General. A violation of § 275-A: 4 (employing an undocumented worker) is now punishable by a fine of $2,500 for each day of non-compliance.
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