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Update History

Date Section Amended Page(s) Nature of Change
6-13-08 5.10(c) 97 Change of venue provision amended.
6-20-08 3.1(b)(ii)(A)
3.1(b)(iii)(B)
3.1(c)(ii)(A)-(B)
3.1(c)(ii)(E)
3.1(d)(i)-(iii)

4.15(j)

App. D
App. L
App. M
33-38









69

D-1
L-2
M
Deadline for filings before individual calendar hearings changed from 30 days to 15 days. Changes made to related provisions.
7-2-08 App. A A-2


A-7
Technical change-Atlanta court telephone number.

Technical change-Tacoma court address.
7-22-08 1.3(c)
App. B
5
B-1
Immigration Judge conduct and professionalism contact information clarified
10-6-08 App. A A-4 Technical change-Kansas City Immigration Court added.
11-17-08 1.7(c)

9.3(c)


App. A




App. L
13

124


A-4-A-7




L-4
Changed to reflect 9-digit A numbers.

Information on requesting a bond hearing clarified.

Technical changes-Charlotte and Omaha Immigration Courts added, and Port Isabel (Los Fresnos) Immigration Court address changed.

Sample Written Pleading-Certificate of Interpretation amended.
4-9-09 3.3(c)(iii)

3.3(f)
4.16(b)(iii)

4.9(a)(i)
4.9(a)(iii)
4.9(b)

App. A

Citation Index
45-46

49-52
75-76

59-62


A-1-A-2


1-2
Simplified the pagination provision.

Modified the criminal history chart provisions.

Clarified the provisions on public and media access to hearings.

Technical change-San Pedro Immigration Court deleted.

Technical change-additional regulatory cite added.
9-9-09 Cover Letter
Cover Pages
Cover Letter and Cover Pages Updated
7-19-10 Cover Pages


Table of Contents

10.4-10.10



Chapters 11


Chapter 12


Chapter 13


App. B


Word Index


Citation Index
Cover Pages


iii-iv


131-42



143-46


147-50


151-52


B-1-B-2


1-14


1-4
Updated.



Updated to reflect re-pagination.


Updated to reflect revisions to regulations on discipline of practitioners.

Re-paginated to accomodate revisions to Chapter 10.

Re-paginated to accomodate revisions to Chapter 10.

Re-paginated to accomodate revisions to Chapter 10.

Updated to reflect new contact information.

Updated to incorporate textual revisions and re-pagination.

Updated to incorporate textual revisions and re-pagination.
9-07-10 App. A









App. B


App. I
A-5 - A-8









B1- B-2


I-1
Technical change-Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands, Immigration Court added

Technical change-Portland Immigration Court address changed

Technical change-Pearsall, Texas, Immigration Court added.

Updated to reflect new contact information.

Technical change-Automated Status Query telephone number changed.
1-24-12 App. A A1 - A7 Technical Change - updated to reflect a change in contact information for the following courts: Chicago, Chicago Detained, Denver, Elizabeth, El Paso, El Paso SPC, Fishkill, Florence, Hartford, Houston, Krome SPC, Oakdale, Orlando, Pearsall, Philadelphia, Saipan, Salt Lake City, Tucson, Ulster Correction Facility.

Technical change - Stewart Immigration Court added
4-23-12 App. A A-1 - A-4,
A-6 - A-7
Technical Change - updated to reflect a change in contact information for the following courts: Chicago Detained, Eloy, Houston SPC, El Paso SPC, Port Isabel and Newark.

Technical change - Aurora Hearing Location added

Technical change - Georgia table reformatted
11-07-12 4.15(o)(ii) 74 Modified Video Testimony procedure
11-13-12 App. A A-7 Technical Change Updated address for the Arlington and Headquarters Immigration Courts.
11-26-12 App. A A-1 Technical Change Removed the Lancaster Immigration Court.

Updated April 2013

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