Summary: S.972 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/09/1987)

Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require, pending deportation proceedings, the detention of an alien convicted of an aggravated felony (murder, kidnapping, rape, or any attempt thereof, or illicit trafficking in drugs).

Prohibits conditional parole for such an alien.

Requires deportation proceedings to give priority to such cases.