Fox News: N.J. Assembly passes bill allowing illegal immigrants to obtain professional licenses

IRLI In The News

August 2, 2020

By Sam Dorman

New Jersey Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy is expected to sign legislation passed in the State Assembly Thursday that would allow illegal immigrants to obtain professional and occupational licenses in the state, raising concerns about the supply of jobs during a pandemic.

Approved by the State Assembly, the bill would immediately take effect if signed by Murphy. The State Senate passed the bill last week. It would maintain all other requirements for licenses but allow immigrants to obtain them regardless of their status, reported. Read the full story at Fox News.

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