AILA Resources on California Immigrant Services Legislation

Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 13081444 (posted Aug. 14, 2013)"

The California Legislature is considering legislation that would significantly alter certain attorney-client obligations in the event Congress enacts comprehensive immigration reform. AILA has hired a California consultant, and is working with the California legislature and state bar authorities to make necessary changes to the proposed bill so that it will truly protect consumers. Until such time, AILA will continue to oppose the legislation.

Original and Revised Texts of AB 1159
For the most up-to-date information on this bill, please visit California Legislative Information.

Text of AB 888

AILA Press Statements & Correspondence

Reports & Factsheets

  • AILA California Chapters Provide Updates and Facts on AB 1159 (AILA Doc. No. 13081303)
    Updates and facts on California's AB 1159, entitled the Immigration Reform Act, from the AILA California Chapters (Southern CA, Northern CA, Santa Clara Valley, and San Diego chapters), including a legislative history, advocacy update, lobbying, and an action plan.
  • Factsheet for AB 1159 from California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez (AILA Doc. No. 13080900)
    The Office of California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez provides a factsheet on AB 1159, a proposed consumer protection measure that establishes minimum statutory requirements and regulations through the State Bar of California for attorneys and consultants who offer immigration service.

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