2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 104
State Government; prohibit policies by local governments that limit/restrict the enforcement of immigration laws; definitions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to provide for legislative findings; to amend Chapter 36 of Title 50 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to verification of lawful presence within the United States, so as to provide legislative findings and intent; to provide definitions; to prohibit policies by local governments that limit or restrict the enforcement of immigration laws; to provide for enforcement of immigration laws; to provide for the transmission and exchange of information regarding immigration status of individuals; to provide for penalties and sanctions; to provide that it shall be illegal to be present in this state if a person is not legally in the United States; to prohibit smuggling of human beings; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/17/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/16/2011 - Senate Hopper