Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 12060849 | Dated June 6, 2012
H.R. 5855, Appropriations bill for the Department of Homeland Security, was debated and passed in the House of Representatives over two days, June 6-7th, 2012. The House took up 20 immigration- or border security-related amendments and passed 13 of them. The House passed the bill by a vote of vote of 234-182, with most Republicans voting in favor of it and most Democrats voting against it.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 12060849.