Serial No. 109-51: Immigration: Enforcing Employee Work Eligibility Laws and Implementing a Stronger Employment Verification System: Field Hearing before the Subcommittee on Employer-Employee Relations of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, Second Session, July 31, 2006, in Plano, Texas   [open pdf - 218KB]

From the opening statement of Sam Johnson: "We are holding this hearing today to hear testimony on immigration, enforcing employee work eligibility laws, and implementing a stronger employment verification system. Today's hearing is the third in a series of hearings that the Committee on Education and the Workforce, and its subcommittees have held, to examine immigration reform proposals pending in both the U.S. House and the U.S. Senate. As you all know, the subject of immigration, legal and illegal, has garnered significant attention recently. The hearing today will focus on practical solutions to preventing illegal immigration. Specifically, we will examine the enforcement of the employee work eligibility laws that are currently on the books and look at legislative proposals that would implement a stronger employment and verification system." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Sam Johnson, John F. Tierney, Joe Wilson, Bill Beardall, John Chawkin, Jon L. Luther, Abel Martinez, and Geri Simmons.

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