Civil Surgeon Applications and Evidentiary Requirements
This technical update clarifies that an applicant for civil surgeon designation must, at a minimum, submit a copy of the medical degree to show he or she is a Medical Doctor or Doctor of Osteopathy.
POLICY ALERT - Guidance for the Fraud and Willful Misrepresentation Grounds of Inadmissibility
Vaccination Requirements for Pregnant or Immuno-Compromised Applicants
This technical update replaces the list of vaccines contraindicated for pregnant or immuno-compromised applicants with a reference to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s Vaccination Technical Instructions. This ensures the Policy Manual guidance includes the most up-to-date information.
POLICY ALERT - Consolidated Guidance for Refugee and Asylee-Based Adjustment of Status under Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) Section 209
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to address adjustment of status applications filed by refugees and asylees under INA sections 209(a) and 209(b).
POLICY ALERT - Guidance for Health-Related Grounds of Inadmissibility and Waivers
USCIS is issuing guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual on the health-related grounds of inadmissibility under INA 212(a)(1) and corresponding waivers under INA 212(g).
POLICY ALERT - Civil Surgeon Designation and Centralization of the Designation Process at the National Benefits Center
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to centralize the civil surgeon designation process at the National Benefits Center, effective March 11, 2014.
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Certified Court Dispositions
POLICY ALERT - Security-Related Positions Abroad
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual to address amendments to section 1059(e) of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2006 by Public Law 112-227.
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