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New Visa and Migration Rules (January 09, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On December 13, 2013, the Parliament of Georgia passed, on a first reading, the Bill on ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Georgia

Calls for Immigration Reform Following Controversial Deportation Order (December 09, 2013) by Constance Johnson

In November 2013, Denmark decided to deport a woman from Thailand and her seven-year-old daughter. The ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Repeal of Law Authorizing Three-Year Detention of "Infiltrators" (September 24, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On September 16, 2013, Israel's High Court, with an extended bench of nine justices, repealed the ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Israel

Convicted Felon Denied Immigration Status Under Law of Return (September 11, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On August 22, 2013, Israel's High Court of Justice (H.C.J.) rejected a petition against the Ministry ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Israel

New Visa Rules Passed (August 26, 2013) by Laney Zhang

On July 12, 2013, the State Council promulgated a set of new rules governing the entry ...

Topic: Border security; Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: China

New Visa System Proposed, Public Opinions Being Solicited (May 20, 2013) by Laney Zhang

On May 3, 2013, China's State Council published the Regulations on the Administration of the Entry ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: China

Government Plans to Crack Down on Returning Foreign Convicts (March 11, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

The Norwegian government is reforming two aspects of immigration policy related to foreign convicts in the ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Norway

New Rules Proposed to Improve Border Control and Facilitate Entry of Frequent Travelers (March 11, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On February 28, 2013, the European Commission put forward two proposals to introduce two major innovations ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: European Union

Proposed Law to Give Relief to Alien Victims of Domestic Violence (February 12, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

Denmark's Ministry of Justice has recently proposed an amendment to the Danish Aliens Act that would ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Migration Board Proposes Plan to Attract Foreign Students (December 03, 2012) by Constance Johnson

The Swedish Migration Board has issued a report recommending a new visa plan designed to attract ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Sweden

Plan in Place to Revise Immigration Law (September 11, 2012) by Constance Johnson

The Government of Sri Lanka is planning to revise the country's 2006 immigration law, with the ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Sri Lanka

Proposal on Making Biometric Data Mandatory for Residency Permit Applications (March 16, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

The Dutch Minister for Immigration, Integration and Asylum Policy, Gerd Leers, recently submitted a bill on ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Sanctions Result in Review of Immigration Policy (March 05, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On February 23, 2012, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) sanctioned Italy for its policy ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: European Court of Human Rights; Italy

Proposed New Immigration Act (March 01, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On February 16, 2012, Canada's Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister, Jason Kenney, introduced a new draft ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Canada

Dispute over Policy on Influx of Mothers from China Giving Birth in Hong Kong (February 16, 2012) by Constance Johnson

Leaders in Hong Kong have disagreed recently on how to handle the problem of expectant women ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Hong Kong

New Immigration Policy Needed (January 20, 2012) by Eduardo Soares

During a meeting on January 13, 2012, in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian Minister of Defense, ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Implementation of New Immigration Law Delayed (October 24, 2011) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia adopted a new law on immigration on April 7, 2011, replacing a 1992 statute. (

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Police Criticized for Treatment of Beggars (October 19, 2011) by Edith Palmer

In a June 2011 decision, the Swedish Parliamentary Ombudsman sharply criticized the Stockholm Police Department for ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Sweden

Establishment of Immigration Appeals Tribunal (August 17, 2011) by Ruth Levush

On August 3, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed the Entry Into Israel Law (Amendment No. ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Israel

Temporary Limitation of Free Movement of Romanian Workers (August 17, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

On August 11, 2011, the European Commission allowed Spain to temporarily restrict the access of Romanian ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: European Union; Spain

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Last updated: January 09, 2014