AILA Fact Sheet on asylum provisions of TVPRA
The AILA Asylum committee offers a February 23, 2009, Fact Sheet from USCIS Asylum Division concerning the implementation of the asylum-related provisions of the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (TVPRA). AILA Doc. No. 09022563.
AILA/Refugee, Asylum, and International Operations Directorate Liaison Meeting
Q & As from AILA’s May 6, 2009, liaison meeting with the USCIS Office for Refugee, Asylum, and International Operations Directorate cover the following issues: humanitarian parole, credible fear interview delays, implementation of the TVPRA, and waiver procedures at Ciudad Juarez. AILA Doc. No. 09062266.
AOBTC Guidelines for Children Asylum Claims (2009)
Department of Labor information on TVPRA
DOJ Memo: Docketing Practices Relating to Unaccompanied Children Cases in Light of the New Priorities (Sept 10 2014)
Legislative History material from DOJ
Find the text of HR 7311 (Pub.L. 110-457) plus earlier versions of the bill and memoranda from interested parties
Neufield and Chang memo on SIJ provisions of TVPRA (2009)
(restricted to AILA members)
Practice Advisory -- 2009 update on legal relief options for unaccompanied alien children after TVPRA
TVPRA tracked by govtrack
Find legislative history, CRS report, and other valuable documents
USCIS Memo: Updated Procedures for Determination of Initial Jurisdiction over Asylum Applications Filed by Unaccompanied Alien Children (May 26, 2013)
USCIS Policy Memorandum on Changes to T and U Nonimmigrant Status and Adjustment of Status Provisions (2010)