Part B - Specific Categories

8 CFR 274a.12 - Classes of aliens authorized to accept employment

INA 212(d)(5)8 CFR 212.5 - Parole of aliens into the United States


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Technical Update - Replacing the Term “Foreign National”

October 08, 2019

This technical update replaces all instances of the term “foreign national” with “alien” throughout the Policy Manual as used to refer to a person who meets the definition provided in INA 101(a)(3) [“any person not a citizen or national of the United States”].



POLICY ALERT - Employment Authorization for Parolees

August 19, 2019

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is updating its existing policies on the exercise of discretion to address the use of discretion when assessing if certain foreign nationals who are paroled into the United States should be employment authorized.


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