September 22, 2018
... of aliens to the United States has a long history in U.S. immigration law, appearing at least as far back as the Immigration Act of 1882. ... health, family status, assets, resources, financial status, education and skills.
In making this determination, DHS is proposing to ...
October 12, 2018
... to stay in the country. Under this new "public charge" rule, immigration officials could deny green cards or visa changes for individuals ... jobs.
Although the new rule does not include education and workforce programs in the list of public benefits, it's expected ...
August 1, 2018
... Trump administration has been working to reduce family-based immigration to the United States and limit legal immigrants’ use of public ... the potential for a major back-door overhaul of the legal immigration system by imposing new standards that would fall most heavily on ...
... push for legislation to cut and reshape legal immigration has struggled to gain traction in Congress, a proposed rule ... While the proposed rule is vague on the relative importance immigration officers should give to different negative and positive factors, ...
... this test over a period of several years.
Trump’s Immigration Plan Imposes Radical New Income and Health Tests ...
April 19, 2018
Monthly Immigration Policy Call
... the Office for Management and Budget, aims to curtail family immigration by punishing low-income families for participating in health and ... country.
This month’s edition of GCIR’s Monthly Immigration Policy Calls will provide an in-depth review of this regulation, ...
... Trump administration on October 10th, would radically change immigration policy to favor the wealthy and privileged and turn away those with ... exceptions for certain disability services related to education);
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly Food ...
... would be the most radical change to our nation’s immigration policy in decades. Immigrant families who use any type of public ...
Find all program-related materials for the webinar, "What Funders Need to Know About "Public Charge:" An Analysis of the Published Rule and How Funders Can Take Action" here, including presentation and recording.
... proposed rule that could have wide-reaching effects on legal immigration to the United States and lead to a sharp drop in use of public ... for children, the elderly, persons with lower levels of education and/or limited English proficiency, and those with incomes under 250 ...
October 3, 2018
... The rule puts the country on a path towards a profoundly new immigration system — while Congress sits on the sideline. The change could ... considers additional factors including age, health, education and skills.
The rule’s immediate aim is to start scaring people ...
... assistance without fear that doing so will harm their immigration cases. If this rule is finalized, we can no longer offer that ... conditions, limited English ability, less than a high school education, a poor credit history, and other factors. The proposed test would ...
... the proposed rule, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) officers would consider receipt of cash benefits ... who are directly affected by the rule.
Impede the legal immigration and integration of low-income, working-class immigrants and their ... earn more than the undocumented and have higher levels of education — would be found inadmissible under the rule.
The numbers and ...
November 20, 2018
... necessary public health benefits and preserving their immigration status in this country.
Our 27 zip-code service area is ...
December 4, 2018
A proposal from the Trump administration aims to remake immigration policy by expanding the definition of “public charge.” The ... in safety net programs such as Medicaid during the immigration admissions process. Applicants whose benefit use exceeds a certain ...
November 5, 2018
... visas by negatively weighing several factors during the immigration admissions process, including current or potential participation in ... economy.
Participation in publicly funded early care and education programs—including Head Start, prekindergarten, child care ...
July 12, 2018
In a little-watched issue, advocates for immigrants say the U.S. government might redefine “public charge,” which could deny citizenship status.
June 26, 2018
... the public charge rule.
Why a change to this immigration policy will have ripple effects beyond immigrant communities.
Tanya Broder, Senior Attorney, National Immigration Law Center
Stephen Knight , Director of Policy & ...
August 9, 2018
The Trump Administration is expected to propose an immigration regulation re-defining the “public charge” requirement for ...
... Security is proposing a rule to undermine a longstanding immigration provision relating to the use of federal public benefits, such as ... how the proposed DHS rule to re-make the "public charge" immigration provision would result in discouraging many eligible immigrants ...