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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Pennsylvania. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 10, 2017
Length: 9 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on January 10, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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
Jul 6, 2016
Earlier Version — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3100 (114th).
Jan 10, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 23, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1644.
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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 87. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
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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