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SB includes provisions adding state penalties relating to immigration law enforcement including trespassing, harboring and transporting illegal immigrants, alien registration documents, employer sanctions, and human smuggling. The trespassing provision appears to be the first of its kind to be enacted in the United States.
In the most recent reports by NCSL on state immigration laws, few states have attempted to create a state trespassing violation for unlawful presence. Bills were introduced but failed in Arizona in and ; Texas in ; Colorado in ; and California in The executive order also requires clear guidance on what constitutes reasonable suspicion.
The board is to provide a list of the specific forms of identification that provide a presumption that a person is not an alien unlawfully present in the United States.
A series of questions have been raised about the implementation and constitutionality of Arizona SB Court challenges have raised constitutional issues including due process, equal protection under the 14th amendment, the prohibition on unreasonable search and seizure under the 4th amendment, and preemption under the Supremacy Clause of the U.
Rhode Island HB was introduced by Rep. Palumbo on May Illinois H was introduced by Representative Ramey on November 3, California SCR urges various state and private entities to withhold financial support of Arizona businesses in response to recent Arizona state laws relating to illegal immigration.
The resolution was introduced on June Illinois HJR calls upon the Arizona Legislature to repeal SB and asks Congress and the president to act quickly to enact comprehensive immigration reform.
The joint resolution was introduced May 4, adopted by the House on May 7, and is pending in the Senate. In Michigan, HR urges repeal of SB and asks Michigan businesses and public and private organizations to refrain from doing business with or in the state of Arizona.
The resolution was introduced on May The resolution was introduced on June 9. New York SR denounces policy that encourages racial profiling and asks cooperation on all levels of government to enact immigration policies and laws.
The resolution was adopted on May 4. Tennessee HJR commends Arizona on its upcoming Centennial and salutes the initiative of the Arizona Legislature and Governor Jan Brewer in their actions to protect their citizens and the border.
Court Challenges Three individuals two law enforcement officials and one researcher and the Coalition of Latino Clergy filed the first challenges to the law based on equal protection, due process and preemption under the Supremacy Clause.
The lawsuit states that SB violates the Supremacy Clause, the First Amendment right to freedom of speech, the Fourth Amendment right to freedom from unreasonable searches and seizures, and the Equal Protection Clause guarantee of equal protection under the law, and Article II, Section 8 of the Arizona Constitution.
The lawsuit was filed May 17 in the U. District Court for the District of Arizona.
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