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Public Act 101-0019


Public Act 0019 101ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY



Public Act 101-0019
HB1637 EnrolledLRB101 08464 SLF 53540 b

    AN ACT concerning immigration.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 1. Short title. This Act may be cited as the Keep
Illinois Families Together Act.
    Section 5. Public safety.
    (a) In this Section:
        "Law enforcement agency" means an agency in this State
    charged with enforcement of State, county, or municipal
    laws or with managing custody of detained persons in the
    State, including municipal police departments, sheriff's
    departments, campus police departments, the Department of
    State Police, and the Department of Juvenile Justice.
        "Law enforcement official" means any officer or other
    agent of a State or local law enforcement agency authorized
    to enforce criminal laws, rules, regulations, or local
    ordinances or operate jails, correctional facilities, or
    juvenile detention facilities or to maintain custody of
    individuals in jails, correctional facilities, or juvenile
    detention facilities also including any school resource
    officer or other police or security officer assigned to any
    public school, including any public pre-school and other
    early learning program, public elementary and secondary
    school, or public institution of higher education.
    (b) On or after the effective date of this Act, no law
enforcement agency or official may enter into or remain in an
agreement with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement under a
federal 287(g) program.
    (c) Nothing in this Section shall preclude a law
enforcement official from otherwise executing that official's
duties in ensuring public safety.
    Section 97. Severability. The provisions of this Act are
severable under Section 1.31 of the Statute on Statutes.
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 6/21/2019