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Sarah's Law

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A bill to require U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to take into custody certain aliens who have been charged in the United States with a crime that resulted in the death or serious bodily injury of another person, and for other purposes.


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Date
01/31/2019Introduced in Senate

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01/31/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (Sponsor introductory remarks on measure: CR S802)
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Senate Judiciary01/31/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/31/2019)

Sarah's Law

This bill directs U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to detain an alien who is unlawfully present in the United States and has been charged with a crime that resulted in the death or serious bodily injury of another person.

ICE shall make reasonable efforts to obtain information about the identity of any victims of the crimes for which such alien was charged or convicted. It shall provide the victim, or the closest living relative of a deceased victim, with information about such alien, including name, date of birth, nationality, immigration status, criminal history, and a description of any related removal efforts.