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house Bill H.R. 588

10k Run for the Border Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on Homeland Security
      Committee on the Judiciary
      Immigration and Citizenship
    IntroducedJanuary 15th, 2009

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10k Run for the Border Act

Official Title

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.

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