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S. 1806 (116th): Permanent E-Verify Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 12, 2019 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


II

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1806

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

June 12, 2019

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

A BILL

To make the E-Verify program permanent, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Permanent E-Verify Act.

2.

Permanent authorization of E-Verify

Section 401 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (8 U.S.C. 1324a note) is amended—

(1)

by amending the section heading to read as follows: E-Verify Program; and

(2)

in subsection (b)—

(A)

in the subsection heading, by striking ; termination; and

(B)

by striking Unless the Congress otherwise provides, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall terminate a pilot program on September 30, 2015..