SB0178 (CH0536)

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2016 Regular Session



Criminal Law - Extortion - Immigration Status

Sponsored by:

Senator Lee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 536

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from committing a specified act of extortion by wrongful use of actual or threatened notification of law enforcement officials about another person's undocumented or illegal immigration status.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Lee, Benson, King, Manno, Nathan-Pulliam, Ramirez, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0493
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Immigrants and Citizenship -see also- Nonresidents
Nonresidents -see also- Immigrants and Citizenship
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law

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