April 4, 2017

Georgia’s criminal alien information sharing legislation – this is the relevant language of HB 452, which passed the Georgia General Assembly on March 30, 2017 – another bill (SB1) was added to it

Posted by D.A. King at 9:07 am - Email the author   Print This Post Print This Post  



HB 452


9 Article 1 of Chapter 3 of Title 35 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to
10 general provisions regarding the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, is amended by adding a
11 new Code section to read as follows:
12 “35-3-14.
13 To the extent permitted by federal law, the bureau shall post on its public website the
14 information of persons who are aliens and who have been released from federal custody
15 within the boundaries of this state, as such information is presented within the Law
16 Enforcement Notification System of the Enforcement Integrated Database of the United
17 States Department of Homeland Security or the National Law Enforcement
18 Telecommunications System as received by the Georgia Information Sharing and Analysis
19 Center within the bureau or any replacement agency. Within 12 hours of receiving such
20 information, the bureau shall post such information as required by this Code section and
21 electronically send a copy of such information to the Georgia Sheriffs’ Association. The
22 bureau shall promulgate rules and regulations for the implementation of this Code section.”

24 All laws and parts of laws in conflict with this Act are repealed.


(Note – the House clerk’s office does not have the as passed version online yet as of #April at 10:10 AM – above is as passed the House, which is same language as final passage in Senate)