H.R. 3009: Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act

Introduced:

Jul 9, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jul 23, 2015

This bill passed in the House on July 23, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 50th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 24, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend section 241(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny assistance under such section to a State or political subdivision of a State that prohibits its officials from taking certain actions with respect to immigration.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Summary

The Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act (H.R. 3009) would end funding from the State Criminal Alien Assistance Program to state or local governments that inhibit the enforcement of federal immigration laws or prohibit officials from gathering information on the citizenship of any individual. According to a press release by bill sponsor Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA50), the bill ...

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History

Jul 9, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 23, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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