H.R. 438 HELD Act Help Ensure Legal Detainers Act

US House of Representatives

HELD Act Help Ensure Legal Detainers Act This bill prohibits the use of federal funds by a state or local subdivision that has in effect a law, policy, or procedure that prevents or impedes (1) a timely response to a request by the Department of Homeland Security for information about an alien in custody, including the alien's estimated release date; or (2) compliance with a detainer request.

Sponsors

Rep. Ken Calvert [R, CA-42]

Introduced on Jan 10, 2019

4 co-sponsors

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