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AILA, the Council and Immigration Justice Campaign Submit Comments Opposing Pandemic-Related Security Bars to Asylum

AILA, the Council, and the Immigration Justice Campaign submitted joint comments opposing a USCIS and EOIR proposed rule that would allow DHS and DOJ to consider “emergency public health concerns based on communicable disease due to potential international threats from the spread of pandemics” when determining whether an individual is ineligible for asylum or withholding of removal on security grounds. (85 FR 41201, 7/9/20)

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Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20080600.

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