Petition for reinstatement. A practitioner who has been disbarred or who has been suspended for one year or more may file a petition for reinstatement directly with the Board after one-half of the suspension period has expired or one year has passed, whichever is greater, provided that he or she meets the definition of attorney or representative as set forth in
, respectively, of this chapter. A copy of such a petition shall be served on the EOIR disciplinary counsel. In matters in which the practitioner was ordered disbarred or suspended from practice before DHS, a copy of such petition shall be served on DHS.
(Introductory text amended 1/13/2012 & 6/30/13,
78 FR 24669
77 FR 2011
; introductory text amended effective 1/20/09;
73 FR 76914