Resolution CR-78-2003: Preserving the Constitutional Rights of Residents


In this Resolution, the County Council of Prince George's County affirms its commitment to democracy, human rights, and civil liberties for all and to the avoidance of discrimination in every function of County government. The Resolution also registers concern with the USA PATRIOT Act and resolves that local agencies will not participate in immigration enforcement, surveillance, or profiling.



Sanctuary Policies, PATRIOT Act (Public Law 107-56), Constitution, Foreign Trade Zone, Bill of Rights, Maryland Declaration of Rights, "Enemy combatants", "Sneak and peak" or "black bag" searches, Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Federal Executive Orders, Justice Department, Freedom of Information Act, Administration entitled the Domestic Security Enhancement Act (DSEA) (also known as PATRIOT II), Homeland Security Act, Attorney General, Secretary of State, "Terrorist organizations", First Amendment, Terrorism Information and Prevention System (TIPS), Constitution of Maryland, Prince George's Memorial Library System, Section 215 of the federal USA PATRIOT Act (Public Law 107- 56)