Summary: H.R.1885 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1885. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (03/26/2019)

No Federal Funding to Benefit Sanctuary Cities Act

This bill prohibits a sanctuary jurisdiction from receiving federal financial assistance. The term "sanctuary jurisdiction" means a state or local government that prohibits or restricts (1) information sharing about an individual's immigration status, or (2) compliance with a lawfully issued detainer request or notification of release request.

The bill authorizes a state or local government to comply with a detainer and limits the liability of a state or local government for complying with the detainer.