Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 09061232 | Dated June 11, 2009
On 06/11/09, Senators Menendez (D-NJ), Gillibrand (D-NY) and Leahy (D-VT) introduced the Orphans, Widows and Widowers Protection Act (S. 1427) which addresses the immigration-related hardships caused by the death of a sponsoring relative.
Specifically, the bill would:
For more information, read the full text the Orphans, Widows and Widowers Protection Act.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 09061232.