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Criminal Procedure – Immigration – Supporting All Families Everywhere (SAFE Act)

Sponsored by:

Delegate Gutierrez


In the House - Hearing 3/13 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that an official of State government or a local government is immune from criminal and civil liability for refusing to provide information to the federal government or another state that will be used for certain purposes; stating it is the intent of the General Assembly to maintain community trust in Maryland governmental operations and law enforcement by clarifying the parameters of State and local participation in federal immigration enforcement efforts; requiring the Attorney General to develop certain policies; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Gutierrez, Ali, Anderson, Angel, Atterbeary, B. Barnes, Brooks, Carr, Clippinger, Conaway, Cullison, Davis, Ebersole, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Haynes, Healey, Hettleman, Hixson, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Knotts, Korman, Kramer, Lafferty, Lam, J. Lewis, R. Lewis, Lierman, Luedtke, McIntosh, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Mosby, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Queen, Reznik, Robinson, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Sydnor, Tarlau, Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilkins, K. Young, and P. Young
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB1362 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
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Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Procedure
Narrow Subject(s):Arrests
Attorney General
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Federal Government
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Immigrants and Citizenship -see also- Residency
Law Enforcement -see also- State Police, Department of
Public Schools
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Criminal Procedure
Article - State Finance and Procurement

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March 15, 2018 11:58 A.M.