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Short Titles as Introduced

Sanctuary City Prevention Act of 2010

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Official Title as Introduced

To prevent the participation of the Attorney General in any lawsuit that seeks to invalidate certain provisions of Arizona law relating to aliens unlawfully present in the United States without first satisfying certain conditions.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
07/22/2010Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
09/20/2010Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
07/22/2010Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/22/2010Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (19)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Judiciary07/22/2010 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law09/20/2010 Referred to

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Introduced in House (07/22/2010)

Sanctuary City Prevention Act of 2010 - Prohibits the Attorney General from expending funds in any lawsuit that seeks to invalidate those provisions of the Arizona Revised Statutes that were amended by Arizona Senate Bill 1070, as amended by Arizona House Bill 2162, until the Attorney General reports to Congress with a plan to enforce the immigration laws in any state or subdivision that has in effect any law, policy, or procedure contravening specified provisions of the Illegal Immigrant Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 that prohibit federal, state, or local government entities or officials, or persons or agencies from restricting certain immigration status-related communications with immigration or law enforcement personnel.