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There’s no official legal definition for sanctuary city and what it means varies significantly from place to place. Generally speaking, local law enforcement in sanctuary cities or counties don’t ask or report the immigration status of people they come into contact with. A sanctuary jurisdiction typically refuses requests from federal immigration authorities to detain undocumented immigrants apprehended for low-level offenses. A sanctuary city would also refuse to have its local law enforcement "deputized" as federal immigration agents.
Executive Order on Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States
Other Sources of Law on Sanctuary Cities
The state Senate approved HJR 4, which would specify in the Ohio Constitution that non-citizens are prohibited from voting in municipal races. All Democrats joined the GOP in unanimously approving the resolution, and with the House already giving its blessing to the amendment last week, it will now be on the ballot this November of 2022.