Group of Senators Introduce Two Bills Aimed at Reforming Immigration Detention
Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 09073167 (posted Jul. 31, 2009)"
On 7/30/09, the Senators Gillibrand (D-NY), Kennedy (D-MA) and Menendez (D-NJ) introduced the Protect Citizens from Unlawful Detention Act (S. 1549).
Senators Gillibrand (D-NY) and Menendez (D-NJ) also introduced the Strong Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System (STANDARDS) Act (S. 1550).