California Business and Professions Code Section 6103.7

CA Bus & Prof Code § 6103.7 (2017)  

It is cause for suspension, disbarment, or other discipline for any member of the State Bar to report suspected immigration status or threaten to report suspected immigration status of a witness or party to a civil or administrative action or his or her family member to a federal, state, or local agency because the witness or party exercises or has exercised a right related to his or her employment or hiring of residential real property, broadly interpreted. As used in this section, “family member” means a spouse, parent, sibling, child, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew, cousin, grandparent, or grandchild related by blood, adoption, marriage, or domestic partnership.

(Amended by Stats. 2017, Ch. 489, Sec. 1. (AB 291) Effective January 1, 2018.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018