LATEST IMMIGRATION NEWS

Last updated: Thursday, February 28, 2002

 

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FEBRUARY 2002


 

DOS Cable Dated 12/19/00 Discussing IV Processing Changes [02/22/2002]
This is a reposting of a previously posted State Department cable dated 12/19/00 that discusses immigrant visa processing changes. We are reposting because the original was no longer accessible in our InfoNet Library archives.

Humanitarian Parole Authority 2/19/2002
U.S. INS advises the field that humanitarian parole authority is being transferred back to the INS Headquarters Office of International Affairs from the 3 overseas district offices to which the authority had been delegated in 1992

DOJ to Publish Proposed Rule to Enact Procedural Reforms at the BIA [02/15/2002]
The Justice Dept. has filed with the Office of the Federal Register a proposed rule that would make a number of procedural reforms at the Board of Immigration Appeals, including cutting the number of BIA Members from 19 to 11. The rule is scheduled for publication on 2/19/02, at which time we will post the official copy.

 


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