Kurzban's Immigration Law Sourcebook

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  • DHS Press Release on DHS Secretary’s Meeting with Organizations Committed to Immigration Reform(596 KB - 3/26/2014)
    DHS press release stating that on 3/25/14, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson met with stakeholders across the country to discuss the need for commonsense immigration reform and emphasized support for the passage of immigration reform this year.
    AILA Doc. No. 14032608.
  • DHS Releases New Web-Based FOIA Request Submission Form(509 KB - 3/12/2014)
    DHS Privacy Office consolidated web-based form for submitting FOIA requests to DHS and any of its components. FOIA requesters can check the status of submitted requests, and beginning this fiscal year, estimated dates of completion for FOIA requests are available.
    AILA Doc. No. 14031206.
  • DHS Secretary Johnson Announces FY2015 Budget Request(693 KB - 3/7/2014)
    DHS press release from 3/4/14 the DHS FY2015 budget request of $38.2 billion in net discretionary funding, including priority sections on border control and immigration law enforcement.
    AILA Doc. No. 14030741.
  • DHS Statement on the Senate Confirmation of DHS Nominees(571 KB - 3/6/2014)
    DHS statement from Secretary Johnson on the 3/6/14 confirmation of Gil Kerlikowske as the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner and John Roth as DHS Inspector General.
    AILA Doc. No. 14030653.
  • DHS Announces Finalization of Prison Rape Elimination Act Standards(602 KB - 2/28/2014)
    DHS press release announcing that the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) regulations to prevent, detect and respond to sexual abuse and assault in DHS confinement facilities have been finalized, meeting a May 2012 Presidential Directive.
    AILA Doc. No. 14022849.
  • Webinar on ICE’s Efforts to Combat Violence Against Women(501 KB - 12/16/2013)
    U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Council on Combating Violence Against Women (CCVAW) and ICE invite stakeholders to a webinar on 12/19/13 on ICE’s efforts to combat violence against women during immigration enforcement and in immigration detention.
    AILA Doc. No. 13121641.
  • Acting Secretary Beers Welcomes Stevan Bunnell as DHS General Counsel(567 KB - 11/5/2013)
    DHS press release with statement from Acting Secretary Beers welcoming Stevan Bunnell as General Counsel for DHS.
    AILA Doc. No. 13110542.
  • DHS Blog Welcoming New Officer for CRCL and New Chief Privacy Officer (10/28/2013)
    DHS blog welcoming Megan H. Mack as the new Officer for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) and Karen Neuman as the new DHS Chief Privacy Officer.
    AILA Doc. No. 13102843.
  • DHS CRCL Newsletter, September 2013(716 KB - 10/1/2013)
    DHS CRCL newsletter for September 2013, including a farewell from Secretary Napolitano, Blue Campaign events, highlights from the Annual Report to Congress for FY2012, information on ICE’s new segregation policy, CRCL events, and more.
    AILA Doc. No. 13100105.
  • DHS Blog: Secretary Napolitano Bids DHS Farewell (9/10/2013)
    DHS blog covering Secretary Napolitano’s DHS farewell on Friday, 9/6/13. Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General Eric Holder and Acting Deputy Secretary Rand Beers delivered remarks and thanked the Secretary for her service. Rand Beers will now serve as Acting Secretary of Homeland Security.
    AILA Doc. No. 13091045.
  • DHS Invitation to Stakeholder Event with Blue Campaign and Council on Combating Violence Against Women(553 KB - 7/30/2013)
    Invitation to an 8/26/13 event with DHS’s Blue Campaign and the Council on Combating Violence Against Women, on the creation of the council, the re-launch of the Blue Campaign, and efforts to prevent and combat human trafficking and violence against women. In-person and call-in options available.
    AILA Doc. No. 13073046.
  • DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano to Serve Through Early September(626 KB - 7/12/2013)
    DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano letter announcing that she will continue to serve as DHS Secretary through early September and thanking President Obama and her colleagues at DHS.
    AILA Doc. No. 13071245.
  • DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano Nominated as University of California President(596 KB - 7/12/2013)
    DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano statement announcing her nomination as the next President of the University of California.
    AILA Doc. No. 13071243.
  • DHS Invitation to Second Quadrennial Homeland Security Review(1822 KB - 7/8/2013)
    DHS invites stakeholders to participate in DHS’s second Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR). QHSR will review the strategic foundation of homeland security and review DHS’s mission, including the enforcement and administration of immigration laws.
    AILA Doc. No. 13070843.
  • DHS Secretary Napolitano Applauds Senate on Passage of Bill(555 KB - 6/28/2013)
    DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano applauds the U.S. Senate on their bipartisan passage of commonsense immigration reform.
    AILA Doc. No. 13062844.
  • President Obama Announced Intention to Nominate Alejandro Mayorkas as DHS Deputy Secretary(468 KB - 6/28/2013)
    On 6/27/13, President Obama announced his intention to nominate USCIS Director Alejandro Mayorkas to be Deputy Secretary for DHS.
    AILA Doc. No. 13062842.
  • CRCL Newsletter, June 2013(701 KB - 6/28/2013)
    DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) June 2013 newsletter with information on a new and improved Blue Campaign, a series of eight training modules for state and local law enforcement officials on CRCL issues related to Secure Communities, and contact information.
    AILA Doc. No. 13062841.
  • U.S. and Canada Progress Report on Facilitating Cross-Border Business(559 KB - 6/27/2013)
    DHS press statement on the U.S. and Canada progress report on facilitating cross-border business and describing bilateral efforts to ensure business travelers benefit from more efficient and predictable border clearance processes.
    AILA Doc. No. 13062740.
  • DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano Statement on DOMA & Immigration Benefits(595 KB - 6/26/2013)
    DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano statement applauding the Supreme Court’s decision holding that DOMA is unconstitutional and announcing that DHS will work with federal partners to ensure immigration benefits for same-sex couples.
    AILA Doc. No. 13062648.
  • Readout of DHS Secretary Napolitano's Call with Southwest Border Sheriffs and Police Chiefs(619 KB - 6/11/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s 6/10/13 call with Southwest Border Sheriffs and Police Chiefs to discuss the need for commonsense immigration reform to strengthen border security.
    AILA Doc. No. 13061151.
  • CRCL Newsletter, May 2013(586 KB - 5/31/2013)
    DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) May 2013 newsletter with information on new USCIS resources, DHS guidance on nondiscriminatory law enforcement and screening activities, preventing sexual abuse in detention facilities, and more.
    AILA Doc. No. 13053143.
  • US-VISIT Replaced By Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM)(560 KB - 5/21/2013)
    DHS press release announcing that the Office of Biometric Identity Management (OBIM) was created in March 2013 to replace the United States Visitor & Immigration Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) and streamline biometric identification services for federal agencies. AILA Doc. No. 13052142.
    AILA Doc. No. 13052142.
  • Readout of DHS Secretary Napolitano's Visit to California(614 KB - 5/20/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s 5/17/13 visit to California where she discussed commonsense immigration reform which helps businesses grow our economy by providing the skilled workers this country needs and also strengthens our economic competitiveness. AILA Doc. No. 13052040.
    AILA Doc. No. 13052040.
  • Readout of DHS Secretary Napolitano's Visit to New York(615 KB - 5/10/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s 5/9/13 visit to New York where she discussed the need for critical changes to the legal immigration in order to help business grow our economy by providing the skilled workers this country needs. AILA Doc. No. 13051043.
    AILA Doc. No. 13051043.
  • CRCL Newsletter, April 2013(731 KB - 4/30/2013)
    DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) April 2013 newsletter with information on new USCIS resources, automation of Form I-94 Arrival/Departure Record and more. AILA Doc. No. 13043051.
    AILA Doc. No. 13043051.
  • Statement by DHS Secretary Napolitano on Immigration Reform in Congress(616 KB - 4/19/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s statement that she is pleased by the work of the bipartisan group of Senators to reform and modernize U.S. immigration laws. AILA Doc. No. 13041943.
    AILA Doc. No. 13041943.
  • DHS Blog on DHS 10-Year Anniversary(150 KB - 4/17/2013)
    DHS blog post of USCIS Director Ali Mayorkas answering questions about the present and future of USCIS in recognition of DHS’ 10 year anniversary. AILA Doc. No. 13041704.
    AILA Doc. No. 13041704.
  • Five More Airports Join TSA Pre-Check Program (3/28/2013)
    TSA blog post announcing that five new airports have rolled out the TSA Pre-Check program, including Austin-Bergstrom (AUS), Cleveland Hopkins (CLE), Memphis (MEM), Nashville (BNA), and Raleigh-Durham (RDU) international airports. AILA Doc. No. 13032856.
    AILA Doc. No. 13032856.
  • Secretary Napolitano’s Remarks at National League of Cities Conference(568 KB - 3/12/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s 3/12/13 speech at National League of Cities Congressional City Conference where she outlined commonsense immigration reform and talked about deferred action for childhood arrivals (DACA). AILA Doc. No. 13031247.
    AILA Doc. No. 13031247.
  • Secretary Napolitano’s Remarks at National Association of Evangelicals Meeting(626 KB - 3/6/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s 3/6/13 speech at the National Association of Evangelicals meeting where she outlined common sense immigration reform that would build upon the Administration’s progress by investing in ports of entry, border agents, and more. AILA Doc. No. 13030667.
    AILA Doc. No. 13030667.
  • TSA Prohibited Items List Changing April 25th (3/6/2013)
    TSA blog post stating that beginning April 25, 2013, they will be changing their prohibited items list based on an overall risk-based security approach with small pocket knives and other items now being allowed in carry-on baggage. AILA Doc. No. 13030661.
    AILA Doc. No. 13030661.
  • Check the Status of Your DHS FOIA Request (2/19/2013)
    DHS online resource page to check the status of your Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with CBP, USCIS, ICE and other DHS agencies. AILA Doc. No. 13021957.
    AILA Doc. No. 13021957.
  • Secretary Napolitano Remarks on Retirement of CBP Commissioner David Aguilar(573 KB - 2/11/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s remarks on the retirement of David V. Aguilar as Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), and 31 years of service with the U.S. Border Patrol. AILA Doc. No. 13021140.
    AILA Doc. No. 13021140.
  • Readout of White House & DHS Meeting with Law Enforcement on Comprehensive Immigration Reform(577 KB - 2/7/2013)
    DHS press release on White House meeting outlining principles of the President’s proposal: continue to strengthen border security, cracking down on employers that hire undocumented workers, creating a pathway to earned citizenship & streamlining our legal immigration system. AILA Doc. No. 13020741.
    AILA Doc. No. 13020741.
  • CRCL Newsletter, January 2013(1188 KB - 1/28/2013)
    DHS Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (CRCL) January 2013 newsletter with information on new USCIS resources, sexual assault in confinement facilities, human trafficking issues and more. AILA Doc. No. 13012867.
    AILA Doc. No. 13012867.
  • DHS Blog on Human Trafficking Prevention Month (1/14/2013)
    DHS blog post announcing that January is national Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month and discussing T & U visas and other relevant resources. AILA Doc. No. 13011461.
    AILA Doc. No. 13011461.
  • DHS Press Release on Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver Final Rule(624 KB - 1/2/2013)
    DHS press release on Secretary Janet Napolitano’s announcement of Federal Register final rule which establishes a process that allows certain individuals to apply for a provisional unlawful presence waiver before they depart the United States, beginning on March 4, 2013. AILA Doc. No. 13010242.
    AILA Doc. No. 13010242.