- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The senate has not voted
- The house has not voted
Committee on Homeland SecurityCommittee on the JudiciaryImmigration and CitizenshipIntroducedJanuary 15th, 2009
- house Committees
Bill DetailsOfficial information provided by the Congressional Research Service. Learn more or make a suggestion.
The Congressional Research Service writes summaries for most legislation. These summaries are listed here. Countable will update some legislation with a revised summary, title or other key elements.
10k Run for the Border Act
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase penalties for employing illegal aliens.
10k Run for the Border Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to increase employer civil fines for: (1) hiring, or recruiting or referring for a fee, an alien that the employer knows is not authorized for employment; and (2) continuing to employ such alien. Sets forth a federal-state (and local) allocation of such additional penalty funds.