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USCIS Final Rule on Public Charge Ground of Inadmissibility

9/9/22 AILA Doc. No. 22090800.

USCIS final rule amending the regulations to prescribe how USCIS determines whether noncitizens are inadmissible to the United States because they are likely at any time to become a public charge.  The rule is effective 12/23/22, and will apply to applications postmarked on or after the effective date. (87 FR 55472, 9/9/22)


8 CFR Parts 103, 212, 213, and 245

[CIS No. 2715–22; DHS Docket No. USCIS– 2021–0013]

RIN 1615–AC74

Public Charge Ground of Inadmissibility

AGENCY: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, DHS.

ACTION: Final rule.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 22090800.

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