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HB 218 - Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral - Alaska Key Vote

Paul Seaton voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Issues Related to HB 218

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (28-10) - (Key vote)
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Title: Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that prohibits the use "risk of deportation" as a factor in a felony case referral to a 3 judge panel, effective July 1, 2014.

Highlights:
  • Prohibits a court from referring a felony case to a 3 judge panel if the referral is based on the claim that a sentence may result in the classification of the defendant as “deportable” under federal immigration law (Sec. 3).
  • Prohibits the defendant from establishing, or a 3 judge panel from finding, that “manifest injustice” would result from a sentence that may result in the classification of the defendant as “deportable” under federal immigration law (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (19-0) -

Title: Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (26-8) -

Title: Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral

Note:

NOTE: THIS VOTE RECONSIDERS A PREVIOUS VOTE.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (30-9) -

Title: Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits Use of Risk of Deportation as a Factor in a Felony Case Referral

Sponsors

  • Charles M. 'Mike' Chenault (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Herron (AK - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bob Lynn (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charisse E. Millett (AK - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Craig W. Johnson (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bill Stoltze (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Steve M. Thompson (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Peggy Wilson (AK - R) (Out Of Office)
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