Published Date:  

2015-10-06 (All day)

Public Description:  

S. 2146, the Stop Sanctuary Policies and Protect Americans Act, would withhold certain federal funding from jurisdictions that enact sanctuary policies, require the Department of Homeland Security to create a public list of jurisdictions that have sanctuary policies in effect, protect local law enforcement from liability in holding criminal aliens for ICE pick-up, and increase penalties for illegal re-entry into the United States.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Sen. David Vitter [R-LA] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 2146

Chamber:  

Senate

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Illegal Jobs & Presence