8 U.S. Code § 1533 - Removal court procedure
(1) In general
In any case in which the Attorney General has classified information that an alien is an alien terrorist, the Attorney General may seek removal of the alien under this subchapter by filing an application with the removal court that contains—
(B) a certification by the Attorney General or the Deputy Attorney General that the application satisfies the criteria and requirements of this section;
(D) a statement of the facts and circumstances relied on by the Department of Justice to establish probable cause that—
(b) Right to dismiss
The Attorney General may dismiss a removal action under this subchapter at any stage of the proceeding.
(c) Consideration of application
(1) Basis for decision
In determining whether to grant an application under this section, a single judge of the removal court may consider, ex parte and in camera, in addition to the information contained in the application—
(2) Approval of order
The judge shall issue an order granting the application, if the judge finds that there is probable cause to believe that—
(A) the alien who is the subject of the application has been correctly identified and is an alien terrorist present in the United States; and
(d) Exclusive provisions
If an order is issued under this section granting an application, the rights of the alien regarding removal and expulsion shall be governed solely by this subchapter, and except as they are specifically referenced in this subchapter, no other provisions of this chapter shall be applicable.
Source(June 27, 1952, ch. 477, title V, § 503, as added Pub. L. 104–132, title IV, § 401(a),Apr. 24, 1996, 110 Stat. 1259.)
References in Text
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (d), was in the original, “this Act”, meaning act June 27, 1952, ch. 477, 66 Stat. 163, known as the Immigration and Nationality Act, which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1101 of this title and Tables.
Abolition of Immigration and Naturalization Service and Transfer of Functions
For abolition of Immigration and Naturalization Service, transfer of functions, and treatment of related references, see note set out under section 1551 of this title.