About the bill
H.R. 3003 strengthens current law to combat dangerous sanctuary policies that shield unlawful and criminal immigrants from federal immigration enforcement. Specifically, the bill clarifies U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainer authority – the tool used by federal immigration enforcement officers to pick up criminal aliens from local jails – by established statutory probable cause standards to issue detainers for the first time. In addition, the bill withholds certain federal grants from jurisdictions that violate federal law by prohibiting their officers from cooperating with ICE. Jurisdictions that comply with detainers ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 6th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2017
Length: 16 pages
H.R. 3003 is a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
How to cite this information.
We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:
GovTrack.us. (2018). H.R. 3003 — 115th Congress: No Sanctuary for Criminals Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr3003
“H.R. 3003 — 115th Congress: No Sanctuary for Criminals Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2017. November 15, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr3003>
No Sanctuary for Criminals Act, H.R. 3003, 115th Cong. (2017).
|title=H.R. 3003 (115th)
|accessdate=November 15, 2018
|author=115th Congress (2017)
|date=June 22, 2017
|quote=No Sanctuary for Criminals Act
Where is this information from?
GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.