|April 24, 2012||
National Benefits Center - Florida Bar Teleconference
On April 24, 2012, the USCIS National Benefits Center (NBC) hosted a teleconference with Florida Bar representatives. Among the issues USCIS discussed are processing times, scheduling interviews, special needs applicants. The information below provides a review of the questions solicited by the Florida Bar and the responses provided by USCIS.
|April 18, 2012||
Intergovernmental Affairs Quarterly Teleconference
USCIS conducted an Intergovernmental Affairs Quarterly teleconference on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm (Eastern).
|April 10, 2012||
Quarterly National Stakeholder Meeting
The USCIS Office of Public Engagement invited any interested parties to participate in a quarterly national stakeholder meeting on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 2:00pm (Eastern).
|April 05, 2012||
Joint CSC/VSC External Stakeholder Meeting
The California and Vermont Service Centers hosted a joint external stakeholder meeting on Thursday, April 5, 2012 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (Pacific Time).
|April 04, 2012||
USCIS Memorandum on Expedited Case Review Process for Specifically-Defined Administrative Errors
The USCIS Office of Public Engagement conducted a teleconference on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm (Eastern) to discuss an expedited process for reviewing and correcting certain decisions resulting from specific administrative errors made by the agency.
|March 29, 2012||
Designation of Syria for Temporary Protected Status
Secretary Napolitano announced that Temporary Protected Status (TPS) will be extended to eligible Syrian nationals as of March 29, 2012.
|March 29, 2012||
USCIS and American Immigration Lawyers' Association (AILA) Meeting
On March 29, 2012, USCIS hosted an engagement with AILA representatives. USCIS discussed issues related to the Preponderance of the Evidence Standard, L-1B Adjudications, AAO Issues, Stakeholder/Customer Service concerns, as well as other issues.
|March 28, 2012||
USCIS Citizenship and Integration Grant Program
The USCIS Office of Citizenship and Office of Public Engagement invited interested individuals to participate in a meeting on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm (Eastern) regarding the Fiscal Year 2012 Citizenship and Integration Grant Program.
|March 21, 2012||
USCIS Field Operations - American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Meeting
On March 21, 2012, the USCIS Field Operations Division hosted an engagement with AILA representatives. USCIS discussed issues related to adjustment of status, marriage-based interviews, an NTA memo, as well as other issues. The information below provides a review of the questions solicited by AILA and the responses provided by USCIS.
|March 20, 2012||
Terrorist-Related Inadmissibility Grounds (TRIG) Stakeholder Engagement
The USCIS Terrorist-Related Inadmissibility Grounds (TRIG) Working Group hosted its quarterly stakeholder meeting on March 20, 2012 at 1:30 pm (EDT) in the RAIO Training Room at 20 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC. The purpose of this engagement was for USCIS to provide updates and statistics regarding the TRIG workload and for individual participants to raise TRIG-related questions and issues.