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General Assembly



January Session, 2009

LCO No. 7991



Offered by:


SEN. DEBICELLA, 21st Dist.


To: House Bill No. 6578

File No. 726

Cal. No. 661

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (NEW) (Effective from passage) Whenever a person who is in this country illegally is convicted of a felony in this state, such person shall be committed to the custody of the Commissioner of Correction who shall cause such person to be immediately transferred to federal authorities for purposes of deportation to such person's country of origin. "