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EOIR Director issues guidance on the review of R&A denials

  1. Original Date Announced

    October 2, 2019

    Through Policy Memo 20-02, EOIR establishes policy and procedures for the review of denied recognition and accreditation (R&A) applications. The memo discusses how the Director has the discretionary authority to review requests for reconsideration that have been denied by the Assistant Director for Policy, as well as the process and scope for doing so. The memo also covers how the Director has the discretion to publish R&A precedents and to refer cases to the Attorney General.

    [ID #1224]

    PM 20-02: Administrative Review of R&A Determinations'
  2. Effective Date

    October 2, 2019

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Hearings and Adjudications
Agencies Affected: EOIR

Pre Trump-Era Policies

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