Policy Briefs

Policy Brief: How USCIS Can Dismantle the Invisible Wall Slowing Case Adjudication

3/24/21 AILA Doc. No. 21032530.

AILA offers a policy brief with recommendations for administrative actions that USCIS can take to improve its efficiency in adjudications, including reinstituting the 2004 “deference” policy, eliminating mandatory in-person interview requirements for routine cases, reusing biometrics and waiving the biometrics requirement for certain groups, issuing RFEs and NOIDs more judiciously, and more.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 21032530.