Published Date:  

2015-07-22 (All day)

Public Description:  

S. 1842, the Protecting American Lives Act, would block all federal funding to jurisdictions that prevent law enforcement agents from fully cooperating with federal immigration agents. The bill would require that jurisdictions notify ICE when they come in lawful contact with illegal aliens. The bill would also impose mandatory sentencing requirements for illegal aliens who re-enter the country after being removed.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Sen. Jefferson “Jeff” Sessions [R-AL] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 1842

Chamber:  

Senate

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence