Resolution 389-02: Reaffirming Status as a City and County of Refuge


In this Resolution, File No. 020921, the Board of Supervisors of the City and County of San Francisco reaffirms San Francisco's status as a City and County of Refuge and an "I.N.S. Raid-Free Zone" in an effort to ensure residents live in safety and free from discrimination in the midst of the post-September 11 "war against terrorism."



Sanctuary Policies, City and County of Refuge, Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS or I.N.S.), I.N.S. Raid-Free Zone, "War against terrorism", USA Patriot Act, Enhanced Border Security and Visa Entry Reform Act, San Francisco Police Department, "Absconder Apprehension Initiative", Department of Justice, "Operation Tarmac", San Francisco Administrative Code Section 12H, City of Refuge Ordinance