Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 08030365 | Dated February 28, 2008
On 2/28/08 the Senate Subcommittee on Terrorism, Technology and Homeland Security held a hearing on "Weaknesses in the Visa Waiver Program: Are the Needed Safeguards in Place to Protect America?" Testimony from the hearing is available below:
Deputy Assistant Secretary, Office of Policy, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Visa Services, U.S. Department of State
Director, International Affairs and Trade, Government Accountability Office
Director of Programs on Mobility and Security, Migration Policy Institute
Senior Policy Analyst, Center for Immigration Studies
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 08030365.