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New law to take effect protecting immigrants, refugees

Posted: 12:56 AM, Jun 13, 2012
Updated: 2012-06-13 02:56:46-04
New law to take effect protecting immigrants, refugees

People pay hundreds, even thousands of dollars for help from immigration consultants. Sometimes their personal information ends up in the wrong hands.

Senate Bill 144 is a new law that takes effect July 1 designed to protect immigrants and refugees from being defrauded by making it mandatory for those consultants to register with the Utah Division of Consumer Protection.