ERIC Number: ED211612
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Mar-1
Reference Count: 0
U.S. Immigration Policy and the National Interest. The Final Report and Recommendations of the Select Commission on Immigration and Refugee Policy with Supplemental Views by Commissioners.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Select Commission on Immigration and Refugee Policy.
This final report (March, 1981) of the Select Commission on Immigration and Refugee Policy reviews the provisions and effects of the Immigration and Nationality Act and makes recommendations related to the following areas of study: international issues, undocumented/illegal aliens, the admission of immigrants, phasing in new programs, refugee and mass asylum issues, nonimmigrant aliens, administrative and organizational issues, legal issues, language requirement for naturalization, and treatment of United States territories under U.S. Immigration and Nationality Laws. Appendices include information on recommendations and votes of the Committee, supplementary statements by commissioners, actions required on recommendations, evolution of key provisions relating to immigration, the role of the Federal government on immigration and refugee policy, the United States refugee program, research contracts and papers prepared for the Select Commission, Select Commission briefing and background papers, dates and sites of regional hearings held by the Select Commission, and Select Commission consultations and participants. Fourteen tables supplement demographic data available on immigrants and refugees. (JCD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Select Commission on Immigration and Refugee Policy.
Identifiers: Immigration and Nationality Act 1965; Immigration Impact; Immigration Law; Naturalization Programs
Note: Submitted to the Congress and the President of the United States Pursuant to Public Law 95-412. For a related document, see UD 021 622.