COMMITTEE:    Veteran Affairs & Military Installations-S/C Border Security 

TIME & DATE:  11:00 AM, Thursday, December 03, 2015 

PLACE:        E1.012 (Hearing Room) 
CHAIR:        Senator Brian Birdwell 



The Subcommittee will meet for an organizational hearing on topics that will be focused on during the interim, including preliminary discussions on sanctuary cities. Relevant state agencies have been invited to provide testimony. 


Sanctuary Cities charge: "Study the various sanctuary city policies statewide, the number and types of crimes committed by previously arrested illegal immigrants within the jurisdiction of a "sanctuary policy", and possible solutions to discourage governmental entities from putting in place policies that conflict with immigration laws. Make recommendations to improve community safety."


Invited testimony only.