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S. 87 (115th): Stop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act

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A bill to ensure that State and local law enforcement may cooperate with Federal officials to protect our communities from violent criminals and suspected terrorists who are illegally present in the United States.

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Sponsor and status

Patrick “Pat” Toomey

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Jan 10, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 10, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Toomey Statement On White House Sanctuary Cities Roundtable
    — Sen. Patrick “Pat” Toomey [R-PA] (Sponsor) on Mar 20, 2018

Hatch Speaks on 42 Years of Judicial Confirmations in Joseph Story Lecture
    — Sen. Orrin Hatch [R-UT, 1977-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 24, 2018

Walz, Peterson to Introduce Legislation Today to Protect Medicare for Minnesota Seniors
    — Rep. Timothy Walz [D-MN1, 2007-2018] on Jul 11, 2018

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History

Jan 10, 2017
 
Introduced

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S. 87 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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