Slamming the Golden Door: The New Public Charge Rule and

New York City Bar
Immigration
Slamming the Golden Door: The New Public Charge Rule and Immigration
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Program Fee:
Free for Members | $15 Non-Members

Description:
The U.S. government has issued a regulation that will go into effect in October, which will dramatically alter who can qualify for permanent immigration status in the United States. This event will provide information on who is affected by the rule, what public benefits are implicated, and provide updates on litigation efforts to stop the change in the law.

Moderator:
Ernie Collette, Mobilization for Justice, Inc

Speakers:
Yasmine Farhang, Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs
Meredith Fortin, The New York Immigration Coalition
Joanna Cuevas Ingram, National Immigration Law Center
Jenny Munoz, New York State Office for New Americans

Susan Welber, The Legal Aid Society

Sponsoring Association Committee:
Immigration & Nationality Law Committee | Victoria F. Neilson, Chair

Co-Sponsoring Association Committee:
Social Welfare Committee | Katharine Deabler-Meadows, Chair

Related Resource:
If you are interested in this program, you might also be interested in these City Bar resources:

"Public Charge" Rule Change Impact on NYC: Updated Testimony
DHS Comment: Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds
Impact of Proposed "Public Charge" Rule on NYC: Testimony
Statement Opposing Proposed Changes to Broaden "Public Charge" Rule



Where
New York City Bar Association 42 West 44th St New York, NY 10036 UNITED STATES

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