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EOIR proposes revisions to Form EOIR-27, Entry of Appearance as Attorney/Representative Before BIA

  1. Original Date Announced

    September 22, 2020

    EOIR is requesting comment regarding proposed substantive and non-substantive revisions to Form EOIR-27, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Representative Before the Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA). The purpose of this form is to allow an attorney or representative to file his or her entry of appearance for each matter before the BIA. EOIR has added, among other things, language clarifying that the practitioner, by entering his or her appearance before EOIR, acknowledges that the practitioner will be subject to the disciplinary rules and procedures at 8 C.F.R. 1003.101 et seq., including, pursuant to 8 C.F.R. §§ 292.3(h)(3), 1003.108(c), publication of the name of the practitioner and findings of misconduct should the practitioner be subject to any public discipline by EOIR. [ID #1075]

    EOIR requests comment on proposed revisions to Form EOIR-27 Proposed changes to Form EOIR-27
  3. Biden Administration Action: Modified

    January 14, 2022

    EOIR-27 (Rev. Jan. 2022)

    In January 2022, EOIR issued a revised EOIR-27 incorporating many of the proposed changes.

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Current Status

Partially in effect
January 14, 2022
Acted on by Biden Administration

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Proposed
Trump Administration Action: Forms and Information Collection
Subject Matter: Hearings and Adjudications
Agencies Affected: EOIR

Pre Trump-Era Policies


Biden Administration Policy Documents

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