Featured Issue: Texas Senate Bill 4

On 5/7/17, Texas Governor Greg Abbott signed into law Senate Bill 4, effective 9/1/17. The bill provides civil and criminal penalties for localities and law enforcement agencies and university police departments in Texas who have or implement new policies that build trust with immigrant communities.

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Resources on Texas SB 4:

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Cite as AILA Doc. No. 17050837.

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