Utilizing Undocumented Workers in Three Sentences

The federal Immigration Reform and Control Act prohibits employers from knowingly hiring, contracting, or retaining undocumented workers and requires employers to verify work-authorization status at the time of hiring.immigration undocumented worker

Immigration and Custom Enforcement, a division of the Department of Homeland Security, is tasked with enforcing this Act.

Violations of the Act may result in monetary penalties and fines as well as imprisonment.

In our Law 101 posts, we define terms, phrases, or concepts with the goal of conveying core information in order to set the stage for more complex discussions.

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