Today, Governor Ron DeSantis joined Representative John Rutherford, Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry, Jacksonville Police Chief Mike Williams, and Director of Public Safety Larry Keefe to announce new proposals to against illegality immigration and protecting Florida from The Biden Border Crisis.
Governor DeSantis announced proposals for the upcoming legislative session to require private organizations to knowingly or recklessly assist the Biden Administration in resettling illegal immigrants to Florida. .
The legislation will also strengthen E-verify enforcement, systematizing and building on the steps he has taken to protect the state of Florida through Executive Order 21-223.
In addition, Governor DeSantis announced that the Department of Children and Families (DCF) has issued an emergency rule to prohibit the issuance or renewal of any permits to unaccompanied foreign minors who wish to be resettled in Florida unless there is a partnership agreement between the state and the Federal Government.
“We have a responsibility to stand up for the rule of law, we have a responsibility to the Constitution and we have a responsibility to fight an administration that has decided it doesn’t want a secure border,” the governor said. . Ron DeSantis. “This is a powerful set of proposals and I believe we will get a lot of support from the legislature. Our country’s laws require us to enforce the law and that’s the right thing to do.”
The legislation proposed today would make it clear that the State of Florida would not provide any discretionary benefits to illegal aliens and would also prohibit state and local agencies from doing business with any entity. private entities that facilitate the resettlement of illegal aliens in the state of Florida from the southern border.
“This southern border crisis is not the result of a failed policy from Biden Administration — that’s their policy,” said Representative John Rutherford. “The decision to move illegal immigrants into Jacksonville threatens the lives of people here in Northeast Florida. Enough is enough. I am grateful that Governor DeSantis is putting the safety of Floridians first and is opposing the Biden open border agenda. ”
Governor DeSantis also announced that the DCF announced an emergency rule today that prohibits the issuance or renewal of any permits to provide services to Unaccompanied Alien Children (UACs) who wish to be reinstated. settle in Florida unless resettlement is governed by a cooperative agreement between the State of Florida and the United States Government. For UACs already present in the state, the emergency rule requires licensees to conduct regular welfare checks.
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