S 638

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

S. 638

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for compensation to States incarcerating undocumented aliens charged with a felony or two or more misdemeanors.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 17, 2011

Mrs. FEINSTEIN (for herself, Mr. KYL, Mr. MCCAIN, Mr. SCHUMER, Mrs. BOXER, and Mrs. HUTCHISON) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for compensation to States incarcerating undocumented aliens charged with a felony or two or more misdemeanors.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the `SCAAP Reimbursement Protection Act of 2011'.

SEC. 2. ASSISTANCE FOR STATES INCARCERATING UNDOCUMENTED ALIENS CHARGED WITH CERTAIN CRIMES.

    Section 241(i)(3)(A) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1231(i)(3)(A)) is amended by inserting `charged with or' before `convicted'.

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