To protect any State or local authority that limits or restricts compliance with an immigration detainer request remains eligible for grants and appropriated funds.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017
Length: 4 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on January 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“McCollum Co-Sponsors Bill to Protect Federal Funding for Sanctuary Cities”
— Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN4] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 31, 2017
“Congressman Sires' Response to the Actions of the New Administration”
— Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ8] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 17, 2017
Dec 8, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6519 (114th).
Jan 30, 2017
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H.R. 748 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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