Incarcerated aliens, certain; release from jail, notice to Immigration & Customs Enforcement. (HB2270)

Introduced By

Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Glade Hill)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Release of certain incarcerated aliens from jail; notice to Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Requires that the sheriff, jail superintendent, or other official in charge of a local correctional facility or a regional jail in which an alien is incarcerated shall notify U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement of the release or discharge of the alien at least seven days prior to the date he is to be released or discharged from custody. The bill further provides that any local correctional facility or regional jail that fails to comply may be prohibited from receiving state funding for operating costs for the three fiscal years following such noncompliance. Read the Bill »


01/18/2019: In Committee


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102731D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
01/15/2019Assigned MPPS sub: Subcommittee #2
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (4-Y 2-N)
01/17/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
01/18/2019Reported from Militia, Police and Public Safety with amendments (11-Y 9-N) (see vote tally)
01/18/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice

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