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Secretary of State delegates Special Immigrant authority

  1. Original Date Announced

    May 31, 2018

    DOS notice of delegation of authorities in INA §101(A)(27)(D) to the Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs to approve recommendations that special immigrant status be granted to individuals in exceptional circumstances and to find that granting such status is in the U.S. national interest. [ID #723]

    Federal Register Notice: Special Immigrant Status Be Granted to Aliens in Exceptional Circumstances and To Find That Granting Such Status Is in the U.S. National Interest
  2. Effective Date

    May 31, 2018

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: USCIS Bureau of Consular Affairs


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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