Senate Bill 80
117th Congress(2021-2022)
Sarah's Law
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jan 28, 2021
Overview
Text
Sponsor
Introduced
Jan 28, 2021
Latest Action
Jan 28, 2021
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
80
Congress
117
Policy Area
Immigration
Immigration
Primary focus of measure is administration of immigration and naturalization matters; immigration enforcement procedures; refugees and asylum policies; travel and residence documentation; foreign labor; benefits for immigrants. Measures concerning smuggling and trafficking of persons may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area. Measures concerning refugees may fall under International Affairs policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Iowa
North Dakota
Indiana
Arkansas
Mississippi
Missouri
Nebraska
Nebraska
North Carolina
Florida
North Dakota
Oklahoma
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Sarah's Law

This bill requires U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to detain an alien who is unlawfully present in the United States and has been charged with a crime that resulted in the death or serious bodily injury of another person.

ICE shall make reasonable efforts to obtain information about the identity of any victims of the crimes for which such alien was charged or convicted. ICE shall provide the victim, or a relative or guardian of a deceased victim, with information about such alien, including name, date of birth, nationality, immigration status, criminal history, and a description of any related removal efforts.

Text (1)
January 28, 2021
Actions (2)
01/28/2021
Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
01/28/2021
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jan 29, 2021 5:42:10 AM
Updated
Mar 26, 2021 6:40:21 AM