ABSTRACT

Executive Order 12208: Consultations on the Admission of Refugees   [open pdf - 198KB]

Alternate Title: EO 12208: Consultations on the Admission of Refugees

"To the Secretary of State and the Attorney General, or either of them, the functions of initiating and carrying out appropriate consultations with members of the Committees on the Judiciary of the Senate and of the House of Representatives for purposes of Sections 101(a)(42)(B) and 207 (a), (b), (d), and (e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended (8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(42)[B) and 1157 (a), (b), (d), and [e)). (b) To the United States Coordinator for Refugee Affairs, the functions of reporting and carrying on periodic discussions under section 207(d)[l) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended. (a) The functions vested in the United States Coordinator for Refugee Affairs by Section 1-lOl(b) of this Order shall be carried out in consultation with the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, and the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare. (b) The United States Coordinator shall notify the Committees on the Judiciary of the Senate and of the House of Representatives that the Secretary of State and the Attorney General, or either of them, wish to consult for the purposes of Section 207 (a), (b), or (d) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended. The United States Coordinator for Refugee Affairs shall, in accord with his responsibilities under Section 301 of the Refugee Act of 1980 (8 U.S.C. 1525), prepare for those Committees the information required by 207(e) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended."

Report Number:
Executive Order 12208; EO 12208
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Date:
1980-04-15
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Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Code of Federal Regulations
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pdf
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application/pdf
Source:
3 CFR, 1980 Comp., p.251
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