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Chief Deane, who sits on the jail board, indicated in a letter to county supervisors last month that he supports training jail officers but did not address the training of county officers.

The proposed resolution also reiterates that county staff must verify legal status before providing certain public services that already are restricted under existing law to citizens and legal residents.

“Illegal immigration may be encouraged by public agencies within the county by failing to verify immigration status as a condition of providing public service,” the resolution states.

Some public agencies, such as schools and the health department, are not required by federal or state government to verify a person’s legal status before providing services, according to a report in January on the cost of illegal aliens in the county.

The resolution is not designed to deny mandatory public services — such as emergency medical treatment or education — to illegal aliens. It is meant to enforce existing restrictions, Mr. Letiecq said.

“The resolution doesn’t take benefits away from anyone,” he said. “All it does is say, ‘We’re going to ask the question. If you’re legally restricted, we’re going to ask the question.’ ”