Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 11072162 | Dated July 21, 2011
H.R. 704 -Security and Fairness Enhancement (SAFE) for America Act, introduced February 15, 2011 by Rep. Goodlatte (R-VA), eliminates the Diversity Visa program.
On July 20, 2011, the House Judiciary Committee held a markup and H.R. 704 was reported favorably out of committee by a vote of 19-11.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 11072162.