2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 174
Jails; require all jails to participate in federal Department of Homeland Security's Secure Communities initiative
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 42 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to jails, so as to require all jails to participate in the federal Department of Homeland Security's Secure Communities initiative; to require certain jurisdictions to enter into memorandums of agreement with the federal government under Section 287(g) of the federal Immigration and Nationality Act; to provide sanctions for failure to do so; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/01/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/28/2011 - Senate Hopper