S.972 - A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to require, pending deportation proceedings, the detention of aliens who have been convicted of aggravated felonies.100th Congress (1987-1988)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Chiles, Lawton [D-FL] (Introduced 04/09/1987)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/14/1988 Subcommittee on Immigration and Refugee Affairs. Hearings held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.972 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
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.