Senate Bill 1

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Last Action 01/14/20: floor amendment (1) filed
Title AN ACT relating to federal immigration cooperation.
Bill Documents Introduced
Fiscal Impact Statement Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 1163
Sponsors D. Carroll, J. Schickel, R. Alvarado, C. Embry Jr., R. Girdler, P. Hornback, S. Meredith, R. Mills, D. Thayer, S. West, P. Wheeler, M. Wilson, M. Wise
Summary of Original Version Create new sections of KRS Chapter 61 to prohibit law enforcement agencies, law enforcement officials, employees of a law enforcement agency or public agencies, public officials, or employees of a public agency or public institution operating under KRS Chapter 164 from enacting, adopting, or otherwise enforcing any sanctuary policy; require law enforcement officials, representatives, agents, and employees of law enforcement agencies, public officials, representatives, agents, and employees of public agencies to use their best efforts, considering available resources, to support the enforcement of federal immigration law; exempt school districts, district boards of education, public charter schools, and employees and contractors from the provisions of the section; provide that any sanctuary policy adopted prior to or after the effective date of the Act in violation of Section 1 of the Act is invalid, void, and unenforceable; allow the Governor, Attorney General, or any state constitutional officer to bring an action for enforcement through injunctive action; establish a short title .
Index Headings of Original Version Courts - Ability to seek injunctive relief in matters relating to support of federal immigration law
Courts - Injunctive relief in matters relating to support of federal immigration law, Governor's powers
Education, Higher - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Public Officers and Employees - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Counties, Urban - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Education, Higher - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Governor - Ability to seek injunctive relief in matters relating to sanctuary policies
Governor - Ability to seek injunctive relief in matters relating to support of federal immigration law
Jails and Jailers - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Jails and Jailers - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Local Government - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Local Government - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Peace Officers and Law Enforcement - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Police, City and County - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Police, City and County - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Public Authorities - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Public Officers and Employees - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Sheriffs - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Sheriffs - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Special Districts - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Special Districts - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
State Agencies - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
State Agencies - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
State Employees - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
State Employees - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Universities and Colleges - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Universities and Colleges - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Consolidated Local Governments - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Consolidated Local Governments - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Immigration - Sanctuary policies by local governments and public institutions of higher education, prohibition
Attorney General - Ability to seek injunctive relief in matters relating to sanctuary policies
Cities - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Cities - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Counties - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Counties - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Counties, Charter - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Counties, Charter - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Short Titles and Popular Names - Federal Immigration Cooperation Act of 2020
Local Mandate - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Public Authorities - Support of enforcement of federal immigration law, requirements relative thereto
Counties, Urban - Sanctuary policies, prohibitions relative thereto
Jump to Proposed Amendments Senate Floor Amendment 1

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01/07/20
  • introduced in Senate
01/08/20
  • to Judiciary (S)
01/10/20
  • taken from Judiciary (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)
01/13/20
  • taken from Judiciary (S)
  • 2nd reading
  • returned to Judiciary (S)
01/14/20
  • floor amendment (1) filed

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment Senate Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor R. Thomas
Summary Amend Section 1 by removing reference to campus security under the definition of "law enforcement agency"; and exclude public universities and affiliated entities from the definition of "public agency"; remove reference of public universities and affiliated entities from the prohibition of sanctuary policy enforcement; require enumerated entities to support United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement rather than use the enumerated entities' best efforts considering available resources; support the enforcement of federal immigration law; remove references of enumerated entities not having to perform duties resulting from verifying proof of citizenship or lawful immigration status; remove references to adopting a policy that permits the collecting of information as to the nationality or immigration status of a victim of or witness to a crime.
Index Headings Cities - Immigration law, support of
Counties - Immigration law, support of
Education, Higher - Immigration law, support of, exclusion of universities from defined terms
Immigration - Support of by public entities
Local Government - Immigration law, support of
Public Officers and Employees - Immigration law, support of
State Agencies - Immigration law, support of

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