ALBANY – Federal immigration and border officials have been blocked from accessing New York’s DMV database, a move that keeps them from accessing data that can be used to help determine whether a vehicle owner has a criminal history or a warrant for their arrest.
New York’s Green Light Law took effect Saturday, allowing those without legal immigration status to apply for driver’s licenses in New York.
But the law also included a provision prohibiting state DMV officials from providing any of its data to entities that enforce immigration law unless a judge orders them to, leading the state to cut off database access to at least three federal agencies last week.
Among them were U.S. Customs and Border Protection, or CBP — which patrols the U.S.-Canada border in New York — and U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement, or ICE.
Essentially, NY is a sanctuary state…forget the smaller unit…go for the whole state.
This is down right dangerous for every American Citizen.
Governor Coumo has turned himself into by definition …a pseudo vigilante…putting Americans in danger.