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Immigration Law Research Guide: Statutes & Legislation

This resource provides information on locating sources of U.S. immigration law for students enrolled in the Advanced Immigration Law seminar.

Current Statutes

The Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) provides the foundation for immigration law. It was passed in 1952 and has been amended several times.  The INA is found in Title 8 of the United States Code.

United States Code

Proposed Legislation

Federal Legislative Histories