Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 09073066 | Dated July 21, 2009
On 07/17/09, Rep. Honda (D-CA) introduced the Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Skills Act of 2009 (H.R. 3249).
The bill aims to strengthen communities through English literacy and civics education for new Americans.
A companion bill (S. 1478) was introduced in the Senate by Sen. Gillibrand (D-NY) on 07/21/09.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 09073066.