States Launch Their Own Immigration Initiatives

by John Haughey // Jan 30, 2017 State & Local

visa immigration travel passport access granted or deniedImmigration was a pivotal issue on the campaign trail, not only in national and Congressional campaigns, but also in state and even local elections across the country.

The result of those elections, from a hardline stance in the White House, to Republican control of 33 governorships and both legislative chambers in 32 states, is expected to induce a wave of immigration-related laws and regulations this year.

Many are already pre-filed in the states, and being discussed at state legislatures.

Read on to see which states are doing what.

 

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