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State and Local “Sanctuary” Policies Limiting Participation in Immigration Enforcement

Categories: Federal State Relations,Immigration/Migration,Laws/Regulations

This report provides examples of various state and local laws/policies that fall into one of three categories known as “Don’t Enforce,” “Don’t Ask,” or “Don’t Tell.”  It also discusses federal measures designed to counteract sanctuary policies. From the Congressional Research Service, posted by the Federation of American Scientists