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Monday, June 18, 2012

North Carolina passed bill requiring use of E-Verify
Garrett Eisenhour at 12:00 AM ET

On June 18, 2011, the North Carolina House of Representatives passed a bill requiring all employers with 25 or more employees to check the immigration status of their new hires using the E-Verify system. In April 2011, the Indiana House of Representatives had approved a "watered-down" version of Arizona's HB 1070, containing a provision requiring use of the E-Verify system. In May 2011, the US Supreme Court upheld an Arizona law requiring use of E-Verify, finding that it was not preempted by the Immigration Reform and Control Act, and thus not preempted by the Supremacy Clause of the US Constitution.

Read an overview of US Immigration Law in Features.

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