ABSTRACT

Unaccompanied Alien Children: An Overview [May 11, 2016]   [open pdf - 806KB]

This report offers a comprehensive overview on the issue of unaccompanied alien children. "This report opens with an analysis of recent UAC [Unaccompanied Alien Children] apprehension data. It then discusses current policy on the treatment, care, and custody of the population and describes the responsibilities of each federal agency involved with the population. The report then discusses both administrative and congressional actions to deal with the UAC surge in FY2014 [Fiscal Year] and action since then to address possible future surges."

Report Number:
CRS Report for Congress, R43599
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2016-05-11
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Public Domain
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Federation of American Scientists: http://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/index.html
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