TITLE

Alien Laws and Trends in U.S. Today

PUB. DATE
January 1948
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Jan1948, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses laws and trends governing aliens and immigrants in the United States as of 1948. Qualifications that aliens who wish to emigrate to the U.S. must meet; Immigration priority given to displaced persons within the legal quotas for each nationality; Direction of immigration and alien matters by the Immigration and Naturalization Service in the Department of Justice.
ACCESSION #
12154304

 

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