The United Hispanic Council

of Tarrant County


Legislative news

Learn about discriminatory laws and regulations that affect the community.

SB4

The Texas anti-Sanctuary Cities law is controversial because it presumes to give Texas the right to regulate federal law. Learn more about the law and what is happening through the following links.

New York Times coverage of SB4 from March of this year

NPR opinion peice regarding the future of SB4

287g

287g is a federal program that deputizes local law enforcement to act as immigration agents. Learn more about the program from the link below.

CBS news coverage of the federal 287g program.