2017 House Bill 4731

Mandate target of 5 percent of state contracts go to immigrants

Introduced in the House

June 8, 2017

Introduced by Rep. Jim Ellison (D-26)

To require state procurement officials to take actions that would lead to businesses that are owned by immigrants getting at least 5 percent of spending on state contracts. This is part of a Democratic immigration package.

Referred to the Committee on Government Operations