2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 27
Georgia Public Works and Contractor Protection Act; redefine a certain term; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to enact the "Georgia Public Works and Contractor Protection Act"; to amend Article 3 of Chapter 10 of Title 13 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to security and immigration compliance, so as to redefine a certain term; to clarify certain provisions and requirements relating to public employers' verification of employee work eligibility; to require compliance by public entities and contractors and subcontractors; to provide for certain criminal and civil sanctions and penalties; to provide that only corporations approved under the IMAGE program of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement shall be allowed to bid on any public works contracts in this state; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/27/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/26/2011 - Senate Hopper