Publication Date

11-18-2015

Abstract

[Excerpt] The report opens with an overview of visa issuance policy. It then explains the key provisions that guide the documentary requirements and approval/disapproval process. The section on consular screening procedures includes an analysis of trends over time in denying visas. Visa revocation, a reoccurring issue of concern to Congress, and the visa security program are discussed as well.

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Suggested Citation
Wasem, R. E. (2015). Immigration: Visa security policies (CRS Report R43589) Washington, DC: Congressional Research Service.

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