Bloomberg Law
Nov. 2, 2020, 5:00 PM

Trump Immigration Rules Open to Review With Biden, Senate Win

Genevieve Douglas
Genevieve Douglas

At least 20 Trump administration final rules on immigration programs and policies are vulnerable to congressional review if Democrats take the presidency and the Senate.

Though it’s impossible to know the exact date when the regulatory clock starts ticking until the new Congress is in session, any final actions made after May 19 could be in play, said Daniel Perez, senior policy analyst at George Washington University’s Regulatory Studies Center.

That timeline includes several controversial rulemakings that have faced legal challenges as well, such as the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services fee schedule final rule, asylum work permit rules ...