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EOIR expands BIA to 21 judges

  1. Date Announced

    Feb. 27, 2018

    EOIR adds four new Board Member positions to the BIA, raising the total from 17 to 21 judges. The BIA had recently expanded in 2015, raising the total then from 15 to 17.

    [ID #211]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Feb. 27, 2018
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Rule
Subject Matter: Hearings and Adjudications
Agencies Affected: EOIR

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