USCIS plans to furlough more than 13,000 employees if it does not get the emergency funding it needs from Congress. On July 24, the agency announced the furlough date has been pushed from August 3 to August 31. If the furloughs go ahead, the immigration system system will nearly grind to a halt.
USCIS Issues Guidance on Determining Suitability of Prospective Adoptive Parents for Intercountry Adoption
USCIS issued a policy memorandum that amends the Adjudicator’s Field Manual to provide guidance on issues related to prospective adoptive parent suitability that may arise when adjudicating…