AILA's Featured Issues pages provide a one-stop shop on current immigration-related issues that AILA is actively tracking. This includes government actions and resources, AILA's policy recommendations, and materials and talking points to engage with Congress and the press.Start Your Research
AILA Doc. No. 20022632 | Dated February 26, 2020 | File Size: 571 KDownload the Document
On February 26, 2020, Representatives Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) and Steve Stivers (R-OH) introduced H.R. 5971, the Case Backlog Transparency and Accountability Act of 2020. The bill establishes new USCIS and GAO reporting requirements concerning the status and contributors to USCIS’s case backlog.
AILA includes below the full bill text, as well as additional resources detailing the contents of the bill and context demonstrating the need for Congress to help ensure that USCIS is held accountable for its case backlog and resulting processing delays.
[[To print the PDF on this page please use the print function in the PDF reader.]]
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20022632.Open the Document
This National Day of Action (NDA), hundreds of AILA members will ask Congress to increase transparency and accountability at USCIS. Join your colleagues by signing onto this letter to Congress, which will be delivered after NDA.Sign Letter