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SB 256 - Undocumented Immigrant Restrictions - Key Vote

Alabama Key Votes

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) - (Key vote)

Title: Undocumented Immigrant Restrictions

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that revises laws and provisions concerning illegal immigrants currently living in the state of Alabama.

Highlights:
  • Specifies that an officer can detain and arrest an individual who does not carry a valid driver's license, as specified under this provision, as followed (Sec. 20):
    • The person detained shall have her citizenship status verified and shall be held pursuant of the act if his/her status cannot be confirmed as legal.
  • This act shall become effective 120 days following its passage and approval of the Governor, or it's otherwise becoming law (Sec. 28).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Undocumented Immigrant Restrictions

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