Enforcement and Due Process

Featured Issue: FY2018 Appropriations

Resources on the House DHS funding bill for FY2018 that seeks to dramatically increase immigration enforcement and border security, including ways you can push back on this bill.
AILA Doc. No. 17071835

Featured Issue: Legislative Efforts to Lower CBP Hiring Standards

Congress is considering two bills that would weaken screening procedures for Custom and Border Protection (CBP) officers and agents by waiving the polygraph requirement for certain applicants. Learn more about these bills and join AILA in pushing back on these efforts.
AILA Doc. No. 17060632

Featured Issue: House Immigration “Enforcement-Only” Bills

On 5/18/17, the House Judiciary Committee will consider a series of bills that would implement President’s Trump mass deportation plan. Learn how you can join AILA and its partners to push back on this effort.
AILA Doc. No. 17051737

Featured Issue: NSEERS/Special Registration

Resources on the Obama administration’s announcement and DHS final rule to rescind the regulation that provided the framework for the discriminatory National Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS).
AILA Doc. No. 16122300

Featured Issue: Counsel in Immigration Court

Resources and updates on the need for legal counsel for asylum seekers and other vulnerable populations facing deportation.
AILA Doc. No. 16031000

Featured Issue: Removal Numbers

AILA provides analysis and resources on the President Obama’s record on enforcement, specifically removal numbers in recent years.
AILA Doc. No. 14042147

Featured Issue: Detainers

Updates and resources related to detainers, including AILA press statements, reports, and testimonies.
AILA Doc. No. 11113063

Featured Issue: Family Detention

Resources related to family detention conditions and policy, including legislation, press statements, and hearings.
AILA Doc. No. 12011164

Featured Issue: Border

In recent years, increasing amounts of money have been poured into the protection of the border region—the necessity of these escalating costs is questionable, especially when considering that apprehensions at the border are at their lowest in 40 years.
AILA Doc. No. 12032166

Featured Issue: Worksite Enforcement and E-Verify

Currently there are an estimated 8 million undocumented workers in the country—if these undocumented workers suddenly leave the workforce, our country would face significant, possibly devastating, economic consequences.
AILA Doc. No. 12032176