MISSISSIPPI E-VERIFY LEGISLATION GUIDE

This information was last updated on June 10, 2008.

PLEASE NOTE: The following is presented as general educational information. It is not legal advice, either express or implied. Consultation with legal counsel is recommended for all employment law matters. This information is subject to change without notice.

Effective Date: July 1, 2008
Status: Signed into Law March 17, 2008
Impact: Requires employers to use E-Verify, using a phased in approach depending on their number of employees. Employers with 250+ employees must register by July 1, 2008, those with 100-249 by July 1, 2009, those with 30-99 employees by July 1, 2010, and employers with fewer than 30 employees by July 1, 2011.

Additional Information:
Text of Legislation (SB 2988)