Friday, July 30, 2010
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Memo: Administrative Alternatives to Comprehensive Immigrat ion Reform
Floating around the internet is an internal U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services draft memorandum -- aparrently alleged in some consrevative circles as confirming that the administration is contemplating some kind of administrative "amnesty" for "illegals" -- on "Administrative Alternatives to Comprehensive Immigration Reform." The memorandum states that it "offers administrative relief opt ions to promote family unity, foster economic growth, achieve significant process improvements and reduce the threat of removal for certain individuals present in the United Slates without authorization. It includes recommendations regarding implementation timeframes and required resources." the underlying assumption is "the absence of Comprehensive Immigration Reform."
Check out some of the possible administrative changes in US CIS.