Published Date:  

2016-07-14 (All day)

Public Description:  

H.R. 5853, the Empowering Local Law Enforcement Act, would make 287(g) agreements mandatory, require the Secretary of DHS to provide removal and detainer details to the NCIC and LESC systems, and authorize state and local officers to issue Federal detainers, transfer aliens to Federal custody, and requires prioritization for removal.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-MO3] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 5853

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence