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SB 136: Enforcement of Immigration Laws

GENERAL BILL by Bennett ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Lynn ; Gaetz ; Norman ; Dockery

Enforcement of Immigration Laws; Prohibits the state or its political subdivisions from limiting or restricting the enforcement of immigration laws. Requires a law enforcement officer to request citizenship information under certain circumstances. Authorizes a law enforcement agency to transport an alien to a federal facility. Authorizes citizens to sue the state or a political subdivision of the state if the state or political subdivision is restricting the enforcement of federal immigration laws, etc.

Effective Date: 10/1/2011
Last Action: 3/15/2011 Senate - Withdrawn from further consideration -SJ 225
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/23/2010 Senate • Filed
11/29/2010 Senate • Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 21
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 21
3/15/2011 Senate • Withdrawn from Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 225
• Withdrawn from further consideration -SJ 225