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Exchange Visitors and Exchange Visitor Programs

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Institutional Obligations and Compliance

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International Faculty, Staff, Researchers

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International Students and Schools

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U.S. Immigration Systems, Data, Status, and Concepts

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Visas, Travel, Entry

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The Congressional Review Act

Under the Congressional Review Act (CRA), Congress can review and overturn certain regulations promulgated by an executive agency, such as the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Labor, the Department of State, etc. Congress can use the CRA only to invalidate an agency final rule in
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OFLC Stakeholder Engagements

Links to summaries and key takeaways from public stakeholder meetings conducted by the Department of Labor Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC), prepared by the NAFSA ISSRP EB subcommittee.
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Litigation on SEVP Fall 2020 COVID-19 Guidance

Universities have begun filing lawsuits against DHS over SEVP's Fall 2020 COVID-19 Guidance. Harvard and M.I.T. sue DHS over Fall guidance On July 8, 2020, Harvard and M.I.T. sued DHS and ICE over SEVP's Fall 2020 COVID-19 guidance. Case # 1:20-cv-11283, President and Fellows of Harvard College et
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SEVP COVID-19 Guidance for Fall 2020

On July 6, 2020 SEVP published Broadcast Message 2007-01 - COVID-19 and Fall 2020. The content of the Fall 2020 guidance is reproduced below. Briefly, some flexibility will continue for schools that adopt an in-person or hybrid model for Fall 2020, but will not continue for students in the United
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8cfr2146

8 CFR 214.6 Canadian and Mexican citizens seeking temporary entry to engage in business activities at a professional level This resource is a reference aid developed by the NAFSA Adviser's Manual 360 team. This is not an official edition of the Code of Federal Regulations. For information on the
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ina214e

This resource is a reference aid developed by the NAFSA Adviser's Manual 360 team. This is not an official version of the INA or U.S. Code provision. Click here for the uscode.house.gov version of INA 214(e)/8 USC 1184(e). Immigration and Nationality Act INA 214(e) [8 USC 1184(e)], as amended by The
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USMCA Chapter 16 Appendix 2 Professionals

On July 1, 2020, the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) replaced the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The criteria for TN admission under the USMCA are the same as under NAFTA. Whereas TN admission under NAFTA was governed by the list of Professionals in Appendix 1603.D.1 to
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USCIS Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests During COVID-19

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has implemented the following flexibility during the COVID-19 pandemic. USCIS Flexibility for Responding to Agency Requests During COVID-19 In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is extending the
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