Illegal Immigration Reform and Enforcement Act
House Bill 87, also known as the Illegal Immigration Reform and Enforcement Act of 2011, was passed during the 2011 session of the Georgia General Assembly and was signed by Governor Nathan Deal on May 13, 2011. The bill, status history, votes, and sponsors, can be viewed on the Georgia General Assembly’s website:
House Bill 87 includes multiple references to the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts. The purpose of this website is to summarize these provisions of House Bill 87 and provide guidance to government entities on compliance with specific reporting requirements to the Department. This bill contains 23 sections; provisions of the bill that do not reference the Department are not addressed on this web page.
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Provisions of House Bill 87 Referring to the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts:
- Amends Chapter 10 of Title 13 of O.C.G.A. on Contracts for Public Works
- Amends O.C.G.A. §36-60-6 on Documents Required to Operate a Business
- Amends O.C.G.A. §50-36-1 on Verification of Lawful Presence
- New O.C.G.A. §50-36-3 Establishing Immigration Enforcement Review Board