Key Votes

HF 2671 - Bans mortgage lending to illegal immigrants and penalizes employers who hire illegal immigrants - Key Vote

Iowa Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -

Title: Bans mortgage lending to illegal immigrants and penalizes employers who hire illegal immigrants

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits mortgage lenders from extending mortgages to illegal immigrants. The bill also establishes penalties on employers who knowingly hire illegal immigrants for an hourly wage: $1,000 fine for a first offense, and a criminal charge including up to one year in prison for a second offense.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (69-25) - (Key vote)

Title: Undocumented Immigrants Restrictions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits mortgage lenders from extending mortgages to undocumented immigrants. Establishes penalties on employers who knowingly hire undocumented immigrants for an hourly wage: $1,000 fine for a first offense, and criminal charge for a second offense. Expands the powers of the Attorney General to enforce this act. Prohibits undocumented immigrants from receiving housing trust fund subsidies.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Undocumented Immigrants Restrictions