HB 271 - False Citizenship or Resident Alien Documents - Key Vote
Wyoming Key Votes
Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (29-30) - Jan. 25, 2007(Key vote)
Title: False Citizenship or Resident Alien Documents
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that makes it a crime to use citizenship or resident alien documents that are false.
-Specifies that using false documents to conceal true citizenship or resident alien status will result in a felony charge punishable by imprisonment for up to five years and/or a fine $10,000.00 [Sec 1 6-3-614 (a)]. -Authorizes employees to report and deliver seized documents thought to be false to law enforcement officials with jurisdiction to investigate the violation [Sec 1 (6-3-614 (11-13))]. -Grants immunity to investigating officials or employee reporting false documents against action resulting from the seizure by the person presenting the documents [Sec 1 (6-3-614 (13-15))].
Legislation - Introduced (House) - Jan. 22, 2007
Title: False Citizenship or Resident Alien Documents.
- Peter S. 'Pete' Illoway (WY - R) (Out Of Office)
- John Barrasso (WY - R) (Out Of Office)