b) Upon the resumption of USRAP
admissions, the Secretary of State, in consultation with the Secretary of Homeland Security, is further directed to make changes, to the extent permitted by law, to prioritize refugee claims made by individuals on the basis of religious-based persecution, provided that the religion of the individual is a minority religion in the individual's country of nationality.
amp;nbsp; Accordingly, I temporarily suspended the USRAP
pending a review of our procedures for screening and vetting refugees.
process begins with a referral from UNHCR or other affiliated NGO (see Figure 2).
The current refugee situation has increased the workload and visibility of USRAP
, which has 304 offices in more than 175 U.
And as critics of US resettlement are quick to point out, USRAP
admissions have yet to make a sizable dent in the refugee crisis for which, they argue, the US maintains ultimate responsibility.
Despite offering certain benefits to refugee applicants in Iraq, the USRAP
still has limitations.
therefore test whether a state's adoption of USRAP
If charities were not included in the definition of a "person," then the unrepealed USRAP
provisions would apply with respect to the future interests of the non-charitable beneficiaries.
This feature of USRAP
sometimes is referred to as "wait and see for ninety years.
, if A's last surviving child dies within ninety years, the substitute gift would be valid.
Section 6(a) also required the Secretary of State, in conjunction with the Secretary of Homeland Security and in consultation with the Director of National Intelligence, to conduct a 120-day review of the USRAP
application and adjudication process in order to determine, and implement, additional procedures to ensure that individuals seeking admission as refugees do not pose a threat to the security and welfare of the United States.
is a collaboration of several government agencies and voluntary organizations.