8 CFR 1003.20 - Change of venue.

§ 1003.20 Change of venue.

(a) Venue shall lie at the Immigration Court where jurisdiction vests pursuant to § 1003.14.

(b) The Immigration Judge, for good cause, may change venue only upon motion by one of the parties, after the charging document has been filed with the Immigration Court. The Immigration Judge may grant a change of venue only after the other party has been given notice and an opportunity to respond to the motion to change venue.

(c) No change of venue shall be granted without identification of a fixed street address, including city, state and ZIP code, where the respondent/applicant may be reached for further hearing notification.

[ 57 FR 11572, Apr. 6, 1992, as amended at 60 FR 34089, June 30, 1995; 62 FR 10332, Mar. 6, 1997]

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Title 8 published on 17-Mar-2018 03:47

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 8 CFR Part 1003 after this date.

  • 2018-02-27; vol. 83 # 39 - Tuesday, February 27, 2018
    1. 83 FR 8321 - Expanding the Size of the Board of Immigration Appeals
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Executive Office for Immigration Review
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective February 27, 2018.
      8 CFR Part 1003