Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 08021330 | Dated February 7, 2008
On 2/7/08 the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education of the House Committee on Science and Technology held a hearing on the "Status of Visas and Other Policies for Foreign Students and Scholars." Testimony from the hearing is available below:
Testimony of Tony Edson
Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Visa Services, Bureau of Consular Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Testimony of Catheryn Cotten
Director, Duke University International Office
Testimony of Dr. Harvey Fineburg
President, Institute of Medicine, The National Academies
Testimony of Dr. Allan E. Goodman
President & CEO, Institute of International Education
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 08021330.