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PART B – HEALTH RELATED GROUNDS OF INADMISSIBILITY




Resources


Legal Authorities
42 CFR 34 - Medical Examination of Aliens
42 U.S.C. 252 - Medical Examination of Aliens
INA 212(a)(1) - Health-related grounds
INA 221(d) - Physical Examination
INA 232, 8 CFR 232 - Detention of Aliens for Physical and Mental Examination
Technical Instructions for Civil Surgeons



Updates


Date Details
May 30, 2014
POLICY ALERT

Validity Period of the Medical Certification on the Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record (Form I-693)

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing an update to policy guidance in the USCIS Policy Manual addressing the validity period of civil surgeon endorsements on the Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record, Form I-693.

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January 28, 2014
POLICY ALERT

Health-Related Grounds of Inadmissibility and Waivers

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (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).

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Current as of July 1, 2014