Beth Werlin, Deputy Legal Director for the American Immigration Council, discusses the recent...
Regulations for Healthcare Workers: Abraham v. Reno
This LAC lawsuit successfully compelled the INS to issue long-awaited regulations implementing §343 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act for certain healthcare workers who were waiting to become lawful permanent residents.
- AILF and INS reached a settlement in Abraham v. Reno.
- AILF filed a lawsuit to compel the INS to issue regulations implementing IIRIRA §343 for Medical Technologists, Medical Technicians, Physicians Assistants and Speech/Language Pathologists applying for permanent residence.