2019 Senate Bill 383

Ban local “sanctuary city” policies

Introduced in the Senate

June 19, 2019

Introduced by Sen. Tom Barrett (R-24)

To prohibit local governments 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 local officials who enacted the policy would be liable for fines up to $7,500.

Referred to the Committee on Government Operations