Employment service centers; prohibits public funding, exception. (HB1051)

Introduced By

Del. Jack Reid (R-Richmond) with support from 9 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dave Albo (R-Springfield), Del. Clay Athey (R-Front Royal), Del. Jeff Frederick (R-Woodbridge), Del. Tom Gear (R-Hampton), Del. Todd Gilbert (R-Woodstock), Del. Frank Hargrove (R-Glen Allen), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Steve Landes (R-Weyers Cave), Sen. John Cosgrove (R-Chesapeake)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Employment service centers; penalty. Prohibits public funding of employment services unless the provider of the services verifies that the persons receiving services are legally eligible for employment in the United States. The service providers are required to maintain a database that identifies each applicant for employment services and contains confirmation of the applicant's legal eligibility for employment in the United States. The measure is subject to enforcement by the Commissioner of Labor and Industry. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/11/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060971488
01/11/2006Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/23/2006Assigned to Commerce and Labor sub-committee: Utilities/Employment (Byron)
01/24/2006Continued to 2007 in Commerce and Labor
01/26/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB1051)