8 CFR 2.1 - Authority of the Secretary of Homeland Security

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182 practice notes
  • Justice Department, Immigration and Naturalization Service,
    • United States
    • Federal Register August 26, 2002
    • August 26, 2002
    ...rulemaking authority from Congress to the Attorney General and, in turn, from the Attorney General to the Commissioner. See 8 U.S.C. 1103; 8 CFR 2.1. The Department fully recognizes and reiterates, of course, that the Board and the immigration judges are independent of the Service (although......
  • Immigration: Aliens— Inadmissibility and deportability on public charge grounds; public charge definition,
    • United States
    • Federal Register May 26, 1999
    • May 26, 1999
    ...shall be ``in the opinion of'' the consular officer or the Attorney General, who has delegated this authority to the Service. Id.; 8 CFR part 2.1. Under section 237(a)(5) of the Act, an alien is also deportable if he or she ``has become a public charge'' within 5 years after his or her ``da......
  • Flights to and From Cuba
    • United States
    • Federal Register March 21, 2016
    • March 21, 2016
    ...of the Regulatory Flexibility Act (5 U.S.C. 601 et seq.). Signing Authority This interim final rule is being issued in accordance with 8 CFR 2.1 and 19 CFR 0.2(a). Accordingly, this interim final rule is signed by the Secretary of Homeland Security. Page 14953 List of Subjects 8 CFR Part 23......
  • Expansion of Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers of Inadmissibility
    • United States
    • Federal Register July 22, 2015
    • July 22, 2015
    ...with section 102(b)(1) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, 6 U.S.C. 112(b)(1); section 103(a) of the INA, 8 U.S.C. 1103(a); and 8 CFR 2.1. In addition, USCIS is proposing to revise 8 CFR 212.7(e)(8) by removing the superfluous sentence that states USCIS may require the alien and the U.S. ......
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152 cases
  • Uzuegbu v. Caplinger, Civ. A. No. 89-4099.
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 5th Circuit. United States District Court (Eastern District of Louisiana)
    • August 13, 1990
    ...instructions; and perform such other acts as he deems necessary for carrying out his authority under the provisions of this chapter") with 8 CFR §§ 2.1, 100.2(a), 100.6 (delegating authority to the 27 See 21 Fed.Reg. 97, 98 (Jan. 6, 1956). 28 See 52 Fed.Reg. 2931, 2937 (Jan. 29, 1987). Effe......
  • Las Ams. Immigrant Advocacy Ctr. v. Wolf, No. 19-cv-3640 (KBJ)
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. United States District Court (Columbia)
    • November 30, 2020
    ...at 6 U.S.C. § 251 ); see also 6 U.S.C. § 251 (as amended by Pub. L. No. 114-125, § 802(g)(1)(B)(v)(I), 130 Stat. 122, 212 (2016)); 8 C.F.R. § 2.1. However, the Attorney General retains authority "with respect to all questions of law[.]" 8 U.S.C. § 1103(a)(1).5 Asylum consideration is effect......
  • Castaneda-Gonzalez v. Immigration and Naturalization Service, CASTANEDA-GONZALE
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • May 27, 1977
    ...106 of the Immigration and Nationality Act grants us jurisdiction to review all final orders of deportation. 8 U.S.C. § 1105a (1970). 2 8 C.F.R. § 2.1 3 Id. § 3.1. 4 In October 1976, subsection 212(a)(14) was amended to make the labor certification requirement applicable equally to Western ......
  • M.A. v. U.S. I.N.S., No. 88-3004
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (4th Circuit)
    • April 23, 1990
    ...1103, the Attorney General has delegated his authority and discretion to reopen deportation proceedings to the Commissioner of the INS, 8 C.F.R. Sec. 2.1, and to immigration judges, 8 C.F.R. Sec. 242.8(a), whose decisions are reviewable by the BIA, 8 C.F.R. Sec. 2 Title 8 U.S.C. Sec. 1158(a......
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  • Justice Department, Immigration and Naturalization Service,
    • United States
    • Federal Register August 26, 2002
    • August 26, 2002
    ...rulemaking authority from Congress to the Attorney General and, in turn, from the Attorney General to the Commissioner. See 8 U.S.C. 1103; 8 CFR 2.1. The Department fully recognizes and reiterates, of course, that the Board and the immigration judges are independent of the Service (although......
  • Immigration: Aliens— Inadmissibility and deportability on public charge grounds; public charge definition,
    • United States
    • Federal Register May 26, 1999
    • May 26, 1999
    ...shall be ``in the opinion of'' the consular officer or the Attorney General, who has delegated this authority to the Service. Id.; 8 CFR part 2.1. Under section 237(a)(5) of the Act, an alien is also deportable if he or she ``has become a public charge'' within 5 years after his or her ``da......
  • Flights to and From Cuba
    • United States
    • Federal Register March 21, 2016
    • March 21, 2016
    ...of the Regulatory Flexibility Act (5 U.S.C. 601 et seq.). Signing Authority This interim final rule is being issued in accordance with 8 CFR 2.1 and 19 CFR 0.2(a). Accordingly, this interim final rule is signed by the Secretary of Homeland Security. Page 14953 List of Subjects 8 CFR Part 23......
  • Expansion of Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers of Inadmissibility
    • United States
    • Federal Register July 22, 2015
    • July 22, 2015
    ...with section 102(b)(1) of the Homeland Security Act of 2002, 6 U.S.C. 112(b)(1); section 103(a) of the INA, 8 U.S.C. 1103(a); and 8 CFR 2.1. In addition, USCIS is proposing to revise 8 CFR 212.7(e)(8) by removing the superfluous sentence that states USCIS may require the alien and the U.S. ......
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