New Arizona Immigration Law

HB 2779, Arizona’s Fair and Legal Employment Act is set to begin January 1, 2008 Arizona’s new state law that prohibits employers from intentionally or knowingly hiring unauthorized aliens becomes effective January 1, 2008.  After December 31, 2007, every employer will be required to verify the employment eligibility of the newly hired employee through the “E-Verify” program. E-Verify is an Internet-based system operated …