Maryland Latino Caucus

HB 1461 Criminal Procedure – Immigration – Supporting All Families Everywhere (SAFE Act) House: Hearing Judiciary – 3/13

Goal: Providing that an official of State government or a local government is immune from criminal and civil liability for refusing to provide information to the federal government or another state that will be used for certain purposes; stating it is the intent of the General Assembly to maintain community trust in Maryland governmental operations and law enforcement by clarifying the parameters of State and local participation in federal immigration enforcement efforts; requiring the Attorney General to develop certain policies; etc

HB 1613 Appointment or Designation of Standby Guardian – Adverse Immigration Action Senate: Hearing Judicial Proceedings – 3/28


Goal: Making certain provisions relating to the appointment or designation of a standby guardian of the person or property of a minor in cases of incapacity, debilitation, or death of a parent applicable to the appointment or designation of a standby guardian of the person or property of a minor in the event of an adverse immigration action being initiated against a parent; etc.