Published Date:  

2013-04-26 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would prevent Community Oriented Policing Services Program (COPS) funding from being used to uphold “sanctuary policies,” which prevent law enforcement officials in local municipalities from investigating immigration status or reporting immigration violations to Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE). COPS is important to city, tribal, state, and other local law enforcement agencies because it awards grants used to update technology, hire and train police officers, and develop crime fighting strategies. Please see S.169 for the Senate Companion legislation.

To limit the amount of ammunition purchased or possessed by certain Federal agencies for a 6-month period.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Frank Lucas [R-OK3] in the 112th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 1764

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence