Another Immigration Law?

By Scott Sarvay

Another Immigration Law?

August 12, 2010 Updated Aug 12, 2010 at 10:29 AM EDT

FLORIDA (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Florida's attorney general wants his state to have an illegal immigration law that's “tougher” than Arizona’s.

Republican Bill McCollum, who's running for governor, has proposed a bill that will include a requirement for police to check a suspected immigrant's status during traffic stops, and for businesses to check the immigration status of workers.

Illegal immigrants would also face tougher penalties in Florida.

Most of Arizona’s new law is on hold while it's being sued in federal court.




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