CRS Reports Published Prior to 2006 (2005 and Older)


2005
  1. Temporary Protected Status: Current Immigration Policy and Issues (January 14, 2005)
  2. Immigration: S Visas for Criminal and Terrorist Informants (January 19, 2005)
  3. U.S. Immigration Policy on Haitian Migrants (January 21, 2005)
  4. Homeland Security: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Border Surveillance (February 7, 2005)
  5. Biometric Identifiers and Border Security: 9/11 Commission Recommendations and Related Issues (February 7, 2005)
  6. U.S. Immigration Policy on Asylum Seekers (February 16, 2005)
  7. Immigration Analysis of the Major Provisions of H.R. 418, the Real ID Act of 2005 (February 16, 2005) Updated
  8. U.S. Immigration Policy on Asylum Seekers (March 30, 2005)
  9. Immigration: Terrorist Grounds for Exclusion of Aliens (March 30, 2005)
  10. Border and Transportation Security: Overview of Congressional Issues (April 7, 2005)
  11. Visa Waiver Program (April 19, 2005)
  12. Immigration: Policy Considerations Related to Guest Worker Programs (April 21, 2005)
  13. Immigration: Terrorist Grounds for Exclusion of Aliens (May 5, 2005)
  14. U.S. Immigration Policy on Asylum Seekers (May 5, 2005)
  15. Border Security: Key Agencies and Their Missions (May 9, 2005)
  16. Border Security: The Role of the U.S. Border Patrol (May 10, 2005)
  17. Protecting Our Perimeter: "Border Searches" under the Fourth Amendment (May 17, 2005)
  18. Immigration: Analysis of the Major Provisions of the REAL ID Act of 2005 (May 25, 2005)
  19. Immigration: Terrorist Grounds for Exclusion of Aliens (May 26, 2005)
  20. Immigration: Policy Considerations Related to Guest Worker Programs (May 31, 2005)
  21. Mexico-United States Dialogue on Migration and Border Issues, 2001-2005 (June 2, 2005)
  22. Violence Against Women Act History and Federal Funding (June 9, 2005)
  23. Unauthorized Employment of Aliens: Basics of Employer Sanctions (June 29, 2005)
  24. U.S. Immigration Policy on Permanent Admissions (July 1, 2005)
  25. Immigration Consequences of Criminal Activity (July 6, 2005)
  26. Immigration Issues in Trade Agreements (July 11, 2005)
  27. Private Immigration Legislation (August 9, 2005)
  28. Border Security: Apprehensions of "Other Than Mexican" Aliens (September 22, 2005)
  29. Border Security and the Southwest Border: Background, Legislation, and Issues (September 28, 2005)
  30. Immigration Policy on Expedited Removal of Aliens (September 30, 2005)
  31. Enforcing Immigration Law: The Role of State and Local Law Enforcement (October 13, 2005)
  32. Immigration Policy for Intracompany Transfers (L Visa) Issues and Legislation (October 24, 2005)
  33. Waivers Under Section 209(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (AFM Update 05-33) (October 31, 2005)
  34. U.N. Convention Against Torture (CAT): Overview and Application to Interrogation Techniques (November 7, 2005)
  35. Immunities Accorded to Foreign Diplomats Consular Officers and Employees of International Organizations Under U.S. Law (November 8, 2005)
  36. Immigration-Related Document Fraud: Overview of Civil, Criminal, and Immigration Consequences (December 7, 2005)
  37. Authorized and Actual Levels for Select Homeland Security Resources (December 8, 2005)
  38. Immigration Policy on Expedited Removal of Aliens (December 9, 2005)

2004
  1. U.S. Immigration Policy on Permanent Admissions (February 18, 2004)
  2. Visa Policy: Roles of the Departments of State and Homeland Security (March 4, 2004)
  3. The U.N. Convention Against Torture: Overview of U.S. Implementation Policy Concerning the Removal of Aliens (March 11, 2004)
  4. Immigration-Related Detention: Current Legislative Issues (April 8, 2004)
  5. Immigration Diversity Visa Lottery (April 22, 2004)
  6. Immigration-Related Detention: Current Legislative Issues (April 28, 2004)
  7. Processing Requests for Political Asylum and Temporary Refuge (June 21, 2004)
  8. Unauthorized Aliens in the United States: Estimates Since 1986 (September 15, 2004)
  9. Immigration Legislation and Issues in the 108th Congress (October 6, 2004)
  10. Border Security: Inspections Practices, Policies, and Issues (October 13, 2004)
  11. 9/11 Commission: Current Legislative Proposals for U.S. Immigration Law and Policy (October 18, 2004)
  12. Temporary Protected Status: Current Immigration Policy and Issues (November 4, 2004)
  13. Visa Waiver Program (December 20, 2004)

2003
  1. Border Security: Immigration Issues in the 108th Congress (February 4, 2003)
  2. Immigration: A Guide to Internet Sources (March 19, 2003)
  3. Department of Homeland Security: Consolidation of Border and Transportation Security Agencies (May 22, 2003)
  4. Expedited Citizenship Through Military Service: Policy and Issues (September 30, 2003)

2002
  1. Refugee Admissions and Resettlement Policy (January 22, 2002)
  2. Immigration Legalization and Status Adjustment Legislation (March 11, 2002)
  3. Immigration Legalization and Status Adjustment Legislation (April 15, 2002)

2001
  1. Immigration Legalization and Status Adjustment Legislation (August 22, 2001)

2000
  1. Immigration Legislation and Issues in the 106th Congress (December 5, 2000)

1997
  1. Central American Asylum Seekers: Impact of 1996 Immigration Law (November 21, 1997)


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