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USCIS issues policy guidance on inadmissibility based on membership in a totalitarian party

  1. Original Date Announced

    October 2, 2020

    USCIS issues Policy Alert PA-2020-16 to amend the Policy Manual to address inadmissibility based on membership in or affiliation with the Communist or any other totalitarian party in the context of adjustment of status applications. [ID #1073]

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Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Immigrant Visas
Agencies Affected: USCIS


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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