Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 09073164 | Dated July 23, 2009
On 7/23/09, Rep. Shuler (D-NC) reintroduced the >Secure America Through Verification and Enforcement (SAVE) Act of 2009 (H.R. 3308). The "SAVE Act" calls for immigration reform through enhanced border security, stricter enforcement of existing immigration laws, and widespread use of an employer verification program.
A companion bill (S. 1505) was introduced in the Senate by Sen. Pryor (D-AR) on 7/23/09.
For more information, read the full text of H.R. 3308.H.R.3308.pdf
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 09073164.