Official Website of the Department of Homeland SecurityOfficial Website of the Department of Homeland Security
February 12, 2019Technical UpdateImplementation of Policy Guidance on Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions (Form N-648)
February 06, 2019Technical UpdateVisa Retrogression
January 23, 2019Technical UpdateChild Status Protection Act
January 16, 2019POLICY ALERTPolicies and Procedures for Secure Identity Documents
December 12, 2018POLICY ALERTSufficiency of Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions (Form N-648)
October 30, 2018POLICY ALERTImmigrant Investors and Debt Arrangements
October 25, 2018POLICY ALERTUse of Form G-325A

Volume 12 – Citizenship & Naturalization

Part J – Oath of Allegiance


 

Technical UpdateAuthorized Medical Professionals

September 26, 2018

​This technical update provides clarification on the medical professionals (medical doctors, doctors of osteopathy, and clinical psychologists) authorized to complete a written evaluation of medical condition in connection with an oath waiver request.


 

Technical UpdateAuthority to Administer the Oath of Allegiance

March 21, 2018

This technical update clarifies that the Secretary of Homeland Security has, through the Director of USCIS, delegated the authority to administer the Oath during an administrative naturalization ceremony to certain USCIS officials who can successively re-delegate the authority within their chains of command.


 

POLICY ALERTAdministrative Naturalization Ceremonies

June 28, 2017

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is updating policy guidance on USCIS administrative naturalization ceremonies, to include guidance regarding participation from other U.S. government and non-governmental entities.


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POLICY ALERTModifications to Oath of Allegiance for Naturalization

July 21, 2015

​U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is issuing policy guidance to clarify the eligibility requirements for modifications to the Oath of Renunciation and Allegiance for naturalization.


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POLICY ALERTComprehensive Citizenship and Naturalization Policy Guidance

January 07, 2013

​USCIS is issuing updated and comprehensive citizenship and naturalization policy guidance in the new USCIS Policy Manual.


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Legal Authorities

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Appendices

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Current as of February 12, 2019