Published Date:  

2016-06-27 (All day)

Public Description:  

S. 3100, the Stop Dangerous Sanctuary Cities Act, would help end sanctuary policies that aim to protect criminal aliens. The bill would define sanctuary jurisdictions as any state or local jurisdiction that fails to communicate with federal immigration agents and refuses to comply with detainer requests. The bill would also block certain federal funds from sanctuary cities and shield local police from liability when acting on behalf of a federal immigration request.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Sen. Patrick “Pat” Toomey [R-PA] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 3100

Chamber:  

Senate

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence