Pennsylvania has attempted to address immigration through the legislature to shape the system for the Commonwealth.
Below are all 51 bills that were introduced in the last 4 legislative sessions. Bills with an asterisk denote if there was a duplicate bill in the House/Senate in that session. No bills relating to immigration were signed into law in the last 5 years.
An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in-licensing of drivers, further providing for application for driver’s license or learner’s permit, providing for issuance of driver’s license or learner’s permit to undocumented resident; establishing the Undocumented Resident Driver’s License Services Administration Fund; and imposing penalties.
An Act requiring construction industry employers to verify the Social Security numbers of all employees for purposes of wage reporting and employment eligibility; providing for powers and duties of the Department of Labor and Industry; prescribing sanctions; and establishing good faith immunity under certain circumstances