Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 3009 - Enforce the Law for Sanctuary Cities Act

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Jul 22, 2015 3:49 PM

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Brat (VA)


SUBSTITUTE REVISED Conditions receipt of federal grants to State and local law enforcement agencies on compliance with mandatory information sharing from States to DHS regarding apprehended illegal aliens, mandatory ICE detainers and pickups, and provides immunity for State and local law enforcement that enforce the detainers.

King, Steve (IA)


SUBSTITUTE Strips federal assistance from sanctuary cities, makes ICE detainers mandatory, requires DHS to ensure no criminal aliens are released into the community and bars State and local officials from prohibiting or restricting the gathering of immigration information.

Pocan (WI)


Makes any state or local subdivision ineligible for the DOJ grant programs referred to in the underlying bill if it is not in compliance with the Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges.

Yoder (KS)


WITHDRAWN Amends Section 642 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibly Act of 1996 (8 U.S.C. 1373) by limiting federal funds to sanctuary cities. The amendment defines what a sanctuary city is, what grants will be limited, and outlines the process for termination of ineligibility.