2012 Regular Session


File Code: Private Sector Labor and Industry
Sponsored By:
Delegates Schuh, Costa, Dwyer, George, Kipke, McConkey, McMillan, and Vitale
Employment and State Procurement - Use of the Federal E-Verify Program (Better Maryland - Immigration Reform)


Requiring an employer to register and participate in the federal E-Verify program, verify the work authorization status of each employee hired, and maintain specified records; prohibiting an employer from knowingly employing or continuing to employ specified individuals or use specified contracts or agreements to obtain the labor of specified individuals; specifying criteria for the mandatory registration in the federal E-Verify program for specified contractors and grantees; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Robert A. Costa, District 33B
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Tony McConkey, District 33A
Delegate Herb McMillan, District 30
Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Aliens and Citizenship
Auditors and Audits
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Drivers' Licenses
Electronic Government
Federal Government
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest.
Labor and Industry, Division of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Labor and Employment
( 2-101 , 2-101 , 2-107 , 3-101 , 3-1101 through 3-1114 )
State Finance and Procurement
( 20-101 through 20-104 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Health and Government Operations