" ... 1. USCIS will shortly issue internal standard operating procedures to ensure consistency in the processing and determination of deferred action requests. 2. USCIS is tracking data regarding the number of deferred action requests, the disposition of those requests, and other relevant metrics...
"On June 10, 2010, the Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman
recommended enhancements to the administration of Form I-601,
Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility. While specifically
focused on the USCIS Ciudad Juarez Field Office, many of the
Response to Recommendation 50; Employment Authorization for Asylum Applicants: Recommendations to Improve Coordination and Communication - USCIS, Jan. 4, 2012 .
R esponses to Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman Recommendations , "Ensuring a Fair and Effective Asylum Process for Unaccompanied Children" - USCIS, Apr. 11, 2013 .
USCIS Ombudsman, June 16, 2016 - "Ombudsman Recommendation on Parole for Eligible U Visa Principal and Derivative Petitioners Residing Abroad
The Ombudsman recommends that USCIS develop a parole policy to benefit eligible U principals and beneficiaries.
Since U visas were first established...
CISOMB, Sept. 7, 2016 - "USCIS has agreed [by letter dated Aug. 16, 2016] with the Ombudsman’s [June 16, 2016] recommendation to implement a parole policy for U visa petitioners and qualifying family members who live abroad. The U visa – available to individuals who have suffered substantial...
Annual Report 2017, Citizenship and Immigration Services, Ombudsman, June 29, 2017
See pp. 14-18, Key Facts and Findings:
Pursuant to a combination of laws and programs, foreign nationals who serve in the military are eligible for special immigration benefits, including naturalization upon completion...
OFFICE OF THE CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION SERVICES OMBUDSMAN SEVENTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE Government and Stakeholders Working Together to Improve Immigration Services December 7, 2017 National Archives, Washington, D.C.
Link to agenda here .