AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE SECRETARY OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO SEEK TO ENTER INTO A MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, OR OTHER APPROPRIATE FEDERAL AGENCY.
Enacts new GS 143B-602.2 requiring the Secretary of Public Safety (Secretary) to seek to enter into a Memorandum of Agreement between the Department of Public Safety and the US Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Justice, or other appropriate federal agency, concerning the enforcement of federal immigration laws, detentions and removals, and all related investigations in the State of North Carolina by certain authorized officers. Requires the Secretary to sign the Memorandum of Agreement on behalf of the Department of Public Safety, or take any action required by the US Department of Homeland Security, US Department of Justice, or other appropriate federal agency to execute the Memorandum.
Requires the Secretary to report by January 1, 2020, to the Governor and the specified NCGA committee on attempts to enter into any Memorandum of Agreement under this act.
Effective July 1, 2019.