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September 22, 2006 3:00 AM

Homeland Security seeks verification of employee citizenship status

The Department of Homeland Security isnt waiting for Congress to require employers to verify theyre hiring legal immigrants. Its preparing new rules that would compel companies to take swift action when they receive notice that a worker may be using fake documents, even as another federal agency warns that the proposed rule would be an invitation to discrimination lawsuits.

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