Federal Agencies, Agency Memos & Announcements
White House Issues Memo Ordering Strict Enforcement of Sponsor-Reimbursement Laws
5/23/19 AILA Doc. No. 19052470.
The White House issued a memo directing relevant agencies to update/issue procedures, guidance, and regulations, as needed, to strictly enforce existing income-deeming and reimbursement laws when sponsored immigrants seek certain means-tested public benefits, such as SNAP, Medicaid, and TANF.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 19052470.
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