Assembly to Hold Public Hearing on Sheriff's ICE Partnership

REMINDER - January 3, 2018 at 4:15 p.m.

The Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates has scheduled a public hearing on January 3, 2018 at 4:15 p.m. for the purpose of hearing the public's opinions on Sheriff Jim Cummings' partnership with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.  ICE has granted this partnership to the Barnstable County Sheriff's office.  The Assembly of Delegates holds no line of authority over the Barnstable County Sheriff.

Public hearing notice follows:


Notice of Public Hearing on Barnstable County Proposed Resolution No. 17-10

On January 3, 2018, at 4:15p.m., the Assembly of Delegates will hold a public hearing on Proposed County Resolution 17-10: to not support County Sheriffs pursuit of an ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) 287g agreement with the federal government.

The public hearing will be held in the Chamber of the Assembly of Delegates, First District Courthouse, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA.

Anyone wishing to testify orally will be welcome to do so. Written comments may also be submitted via email to the Assembly office ([email protected]), or delivered or mailed for receipt by Noon on or before the date of the hearing to the Office of the Assembly of Delegates, First District Courthouse, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA 02630.

The full text of Proposed Resolution 17-l 0 has been distributed to the Town Clerk of each town in Barnstable County and is also available from the office of the Assembly of Delegates, First District Courthouse, Route 6A, Barnstable, MA., and on line at


For further information call the Clerk of the Assembly: (508) 375-6761. 

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Publication Date: December 27, 2017
Janice O'Connell, Clerk
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