Introduced by Rep. Beau LaFave (R) on January 24, 2019 To prohibit counties from adopting or enforcing a policy that restricts officials or police from communicating or cooperating with appropriate federal officials concerning the status of illegal aliens. The state Attorney General would have to sue if a resident filed a complaint, and courts would have to issue an injunction on enforcement, order repeal, and award damages and costs to a party challenging the county law. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Military And Veterans Affairs And Homeland Security Committee on January 24, 2019
Referred to the House Ways and Means Committee on April 9, 2019
Reported in the House on April 9, 2019 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted.