SB 1436 Crime victims; no law-enforcement officer shall inquire into immigration status of victim of crime.
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Summary as introduced:
Crime victims; immigration status.  Provides that no law-enforcement officer or other agent of state or local government shall, when investigating a crime, inquire into the immigration status of any person who reports that he is the victim of the crime or is the parent or guardian of a minor victim, or is a cooperating witness in the criminal investigation or is the parent or guardian of a minor witness. The bill does not prohibit a law-enforcement officer from inquiring into the immigration status of a victim or witness who has been arrested or charged with a criminal violation, or when such inquiry is required by federal law or is essential to the investigation or prosecution of the crime to which the person is a witness or of which the person is a victim.

Full text:
01/16/09  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 098605248  pdf

Status:
01/16/09  Senate: Presented and ordered printed 098605248
01/16/09  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/09  Senate: Assigned Courts sub: Criminal
01/28/09  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (15-Y 0-N)
01/30/09  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/02/09  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/13/09  House: Placed on Calendar
02/13/09  House: Read first time
02/13/09  House: Referred to Committee on Militia, Police and Public Safety
02/18/09  House: Assigned MPPS sub: #2
02/19/09  House: Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/28/09  House: Left in Militia, Police and Public Safety