8 CFR 1208.10 - Failure to appear at a scheduled hearing before an immigration judge; failure to follow requirements for biometrics and other biographical information processing.

§ 1208.10 Failure to appear at a scheduled hearing before an immigration judge; failure to follow requirements for biometrics and other biographical information processing.

Failure to appear for a scheduled immigration hearing without prior authorization may result in dismissal of the application and the entry of an order of deportation or removal in absentia. Failure to comply with processing requirements for biometrics and other biographical information within the time allowed will result in dismissal of the application, unless the applicant demonstrates that such failure was the result of good cause. DHS is responsible for obtaining biometrics and other biographical information with respect to any alien in custody.

[ 70 FR 4754, Jan. 31, 2005]

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The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 8 CFR Part 1208 after this date.

  • 2016-07-28; vol. 81 # 145 - Thursday, July 28, 2016
    1. 81 FR 49556 - Motions To Reopen Removal, Deportation, or Exclusion Proceedings Based Upon a Claim of Ineffective Assistance of Counsel
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      DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Executive Office for Immigration Review
      Notice of proposed rulemaking.
      Written comments must be postmarked and electronic comments must be submitted on or before September 26, 2016.
      8 CFR Parts 1003, 1208