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DOJ issues new immigration-related conditions for FY 2018 Byrne/JAG grants

  1. Original Date Announced

    June 28, 2018

    DOJ announces new certification requirements for jurisdiction applying for four public safety grants that are intended to increase immigration-related information sharing with the federal government. Local and state governments seeking these grants must certify that they: (1) conduct information sharing and other cooperation between state and local law enforcement and federal immigration authorities; (2) provide advance notice before releasing a criminal noncitizen from detention center; (3) permit DHS to access criminal detention facilities to interview noncitizens in state or local custody; (4) provide information regarding section 1373; and (5) do not engage in actions that directly or indirectly violate federal criminal harboring laws.

    [ID #172]

    Department of Justice Announces New Immigration Compliance Requirements for FY 2018
  2. Effective Date

    June 28, 2018

Current Status

Not in effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Trump Administration Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Sanctuary Restrictions
Agencies Affected: DOJ ICE State & Local Entities

Associated or Derivative Policies

Pre Trump-Era Policies


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