HB 917

A bill to be entitled
2An act relating to child abductions; providing a short
3title; creating s. 985.6011, F.S.; requiring the
4Department of Juvenile Justice to establish an immigration
5status screening program for specified juveniles;
6providing an effective date.
8Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
10     Section 1.  This act may be cited as the "Lachele Nance
11Child Abduction Act."
12     Section 2.  Section 985.6011, Florida Statutes, is created
13to read:
14     985.6011  Immigration status screening.--The department
15shall establish an immigration status screening program that,
16within the limits of specific appropriations made available for
17such purpose, conducts immigration status checks on each
18juvenile entering secure detention.
19     Section 3.  This act shall take effect upon becoming a law.

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