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EOIR begins accepting digital and electronic signatures

  1. Original Date Announced

    April 3, 2020

    As announced in Policy Memo 20-11, as of March 31, 2020, EOIR is accepting digital and electronic signatures on documents filed with an immigration court or the BIA, regardless of whether the document is filed by mail, in person, or electronically. Also, EOIR is now accepting electronically-reproduced copies of documents containing digital, electronic, or "wet" signatures (i.e., ink signatures). EOIR will still accept documents containing the traditional ink signatures.

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    Filings and Signatures
  2. Effective Date

    April 3, 2020

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Hearings and Adjudications
Agencies Affected: EOIR


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