While in an S nonimmigrant status, the alien must report regularly to the supervising law enforcement agency, 8 U.S.C. § 1184(k)(4), and may obtain work authorization. The supervising law enforcement agency must also report regularly to the Criminal Division's Office of Enforcement Operations and to the Department of Homeland Security concerning the alien.
[updated July 2011] [cited in USAM 9-72.100]
Updated December 18, 2015