Colorado Bill Ties Aid to Citizenship Proof

Colorado's legislature approves bills on illegal immigration that will require many recipients of state or federal aid to prove their citizenship.

The vote followed a five-day special session to consider the bills after the state's Supreme Court threw out a ballot measure that would have curtailed public services to illegal immigrants. The new bills provide for some aid to minors, and offer voters a say on the issue.

Nancy Greenleese reports.



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