Department of Homeland Security Delegation Number 0150.1: Delegation to the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services [open pdf - 383KB]
This document from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) delegates thirty responsibilities and authorities to the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services (BCIS), and is subject to the authority and direction of the Deputy Secretary of DHS. The authorities address many different areas, including the following: national immigration services policies and priorities, advising the Deputy Secretary of DHS, financial responsibilities, administrative tasks derived from the Homeland Security Act of 2002, investigation of violations and aliens, and approve and validate labor certifications and alien status. The document also contains reservations on the authority, as well as authorities for the delegation, BCIS credentials, and date of effect (March 1, 2003).
Delegation Number 0150.1