Iowa Senate Bill 481: To bar cities from enacting "sanctuary city" policies

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Iowa Senate Bill 481: To bar cities from enacting "sanctuary city" policies

 

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Senate Bill 481, To bar cities from enacting "sanctuary city" policies: Passed 32 to 15 in the state Senate on April 12, 2017

 

To prohibit cities and counties from banning their law enforcement officers from collecting information regarding an individual’s immigration or citizenship status and providing that information to the federal government.

Citizens and officials may file a complaint with the state attorney general against any local government that imposes a ban. The state may then withhold money from that government until it complies.

 

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