SB 461 Provides for state enforcement of federal immigration laws
Sponsor: Callahan
LR Number: 1857S.01I Fiscal Note: 1857-01
Committee: Pensions, Veterans' Affairs and General Laws
Last Action: 3/14/2007 - Hearing Conducted S Pensions, Veterans' Affairs and General Laws Committee Journal Page:
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2007

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Current Bill Summary

SB 461 - This act requires the Attorney General to pursue an agreement with the federal government to train Missouri law enforcement to enforce federal immigration laws including the apprehension, detention, and investigation of illegal aliens.

Law enforcement officers shall carry out their immigration enforcement duties within their usual scope of employment. The Attorney General shall also pursue an agreement to establish a system whereby the federal government shall reimburse local law enforcement organizations that incur costs for administering the terms of the agreement.

This act is similar to SB 348 (2007).