Date AnnouncedNov. 21, 2019
EOIR exempts the Office of the Chief Administrative Hearing Officer (OCAHO) case management system from specific provisions of the Privacy Act when access to OCAHO's records could enable someone to avoid detection or apprehension, or would otherwise compromise an investigation.
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Effective Date of ChangeDec. 23, 2019
The records to be maintained in the new database system historically have been included as part of EOIR–001, Records and Management Information System. There transfer into a new system of records requires a re-application of a Privacy Act exemption.28 CFR § 16.83 Exemption of the Executive Office for Immigration Review System—limited access