Bill Status of SB3861 101st General Assembly
Short Description: IMMIGRATION-RIGHT TO COUNSEL
Sen. Celina Villanueva
| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Right to Counsel in Immigration Proceedings Act. Establishes the Task Force on Counsel in Immigration Proceedings. Provides for members, compensation, and support staff. Provides that the Task Force shall investigate the implementation of universal representation for covered individuals in immigration removal proceedings. Provides that the Task Force shall submit a report of its findings in the investigation and its recommendations for how to fully provide legal representation for covered individuals facing immigration proceedings no later than July 1, 2021. Repeals the Act July 1, 2022. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/14/2020||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Celina Villanueva|| 2/14/2020||Senate||First Reading|| 2/14/2020||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|