Proposed Rule: Asylum Application, Interview, and Employment Authorization for Applicants

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is proposing to modify its current regulations governing asylum applications, interviews, and eligibility for employment authorization based on a pending asylum application. They are now accepting written comments and related material to this proposed rule. Written comments and related material, including the proposed information collections, must be received to the online docket via, or to the mailing address listed in the ADDRESSES section, on or before January 13, 2020.

For more information on the proposed rule, visit the Federal Register link below.

If you have questions on how this proposed rule could affect you, contact our office (919) 833-0840.

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