Further Delay in Effective Date of New Rule Requiring E-Verify Participation for Federal Contractors
January 30, 2009
The implementation of the new government rule requiring certain contractors or subcontractors with the U.S. federal government to participate in the E-Verify program has been delayed a second time, from February 20, 2009 to May 21, 2009. Employers subject to this rule must electronically verify the identification and work authorization of their employees working on federal contracts or subcontracts, and any new hires. For more information, or if you feel this regulation may apply to your organization, please contact our office.