VIRGINIA E-VERIFY LEGISLATION GUIDE
This information was last updated on March 21, 2011.
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House Bill 737
Effective Date: June 1, 2011, for executive branch state agencies. Dec. 1, 2012, for state agencies outside the executive branch.
Status: Signed into law April 11, 2010. Revised March 21, 2011.
Impact: Virginia's House Bill 737 requires all Virginia government agencies to enroll in and use the federal E-Verify program beginning Dec. 1, 2012.
On March 21, 2011, Gov. Bob McDonnell ordered all executive branch state agencies to use E-Verify by June 1, 2011.