UNAUTHORIZED ALIEN WORKERS
Section 285.530 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri prohibits businesses entities or employers who receive state administered
tax credits, abatements or loans, as well as those awarded contracts or grants from the State of Missouri in excess of $5000, from knowingly employing, hiring for employment, or continuing to employ an unauthorized alien to perform work in Missouri.
Section 285.535 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri allows any state official, business entity, or state resident to file a complaint
regarding the employment of unauthorized aliens.
If you have information that a business entity is violating the law by employing an unauthorized alien, you may submit a complaint online or a PDF version is
available for printing and mailing to the Attorney General’s Office, Attention to: Worker Identity Verification.
Requirements of Employers
Section 285.535 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri requires any business entity having a contract for services or grants
in excess of $5,000 with the state or any political subdivision to file an affidavit showing compliance with this law.
Call the Attorney General's Office at 573-751-3321 or email us.