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S 0928 - Prohibits state agencies from taking action in relation to refugees placed in the state

Tracking Level: Of Interest
Sponsor: Kevin Bryant
Last Action: 1/13/2016 - Senate - Referred to Committee on General
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01.26.2016 A Senate General subcommittee carried this bill over.
01.19.2016 A Senate General subcommittee carried this bill over.
Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits state agencies from taking action in relation to refugees placed in the state until new security measures are implemented by the federal government. The resolution also directs state and local law enforcement to confirm refugees placed in the state do not pose a safety risk.

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S 0928 Joint Resolution, By Bryant, Peeler, Fair, Bright and Verdin
Summary: Refugees
    A JOINT RESOLUTION TO PROHIBIT STATE AGENCIES FROM TAKING ACTION IN RELATION TO REFUGEES PLACED IN THIS STATE AS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS ACT UNTIL NEW SECURITY MEASURES ARE IMPLEMENTED BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT; TO PROHIBIT STATE AGENCIES FROM ACCEPTING ANY NEW REFUGEES AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS ACT UNTIL NEW SECURITY MEASURES ARE IMPLEMENTED BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT; AND TO DIRECT THE STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISION TO WORK WITH LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO CONFIRM REFUGEES PLACED IN THIS STATE BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DO NOT POSE A PUBLIC SAFETY RISK.
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12/02/15Senate Prefiled
12/02/15Senate Referred to Committee on General
01/13/16Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 34)
01/13/16Senate Referred to Committee on General (Senate Journal-page 34)



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