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Open Notices and Requests for Comment

DOJ 30-Day Extension of Comment Period on Proposed Revisions to Form EOIR-31

11/15/2019
DOJ 30-day extension of a comment period on proposed revisions to Form EOIR-31, Request for New Recognition, Renewal of Recognition, Extension of Recognition of a Non-profit Religious, Charitable, Social Service, or Similar Organization. Comments are now due 12/16/19. (84 FR 62555, 11/15/19)
AILA Doc. No. 19111502

DOJ 30-Day Extension of Comment Period on Proposed Revisions to Form EOIR-31A

11/15/2019
DOJ 30-day extension of a comment period previously announced on 9/5/19 on proposed revisions to Form EOIR-31A, Request by Organization for Accreditation or Renewal Accreditation of Non-Attorney Representative. Comments are now due 12/16/19. (84 FR 62556, 11/15/19)
AILA Doc. No. 19111501

DHS Proposed Rule on Employment Authorization for Asylum Applicants

11/14/2019
DHS proposed rule which would make multiple changes to the regulations governing asylum applications and eligibility for employment authorization based on a pending asylum application. Comments are due 1/13/20. (84 FR 62374, 11/14/19)
AILA Doc. No. 19111302

USCIS Proposed Rule with Adjustments to Fee Schedule and Other Changes

11/14/2019
DHS proposed rule which would make changes to the USCIS fee schedule. DHS proposes to adjust fees by a weighted average increase of 21 percent, add new fees, and make other changes, including form changes and the introduction of several new forms. Comments are due 12/16/19. (84 FR 62280, 11/14/19)
AILA Doc. No. 19110834

USCIS 30-Day Extension of Comment Period on Proposed Revisions to Form I-751

11/5/2019
USCIS 30-day extension of a comment period previously announced at 84 FR 28575 on proposed revisions to Form I-751, Petition to Remove the Conditions on Residence. Comments are now due 12/5/19. (84 FR 59639, 11/5/19)
AILA Doc. No. 19110500