IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
March 6, 2013
Mr. Grassley(for himself,Mr. Chambliss, andMr. Roberts) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to theCommittee on the Judiciary
To clarify that the revocation of an alien’s visa or other documentation is not subject to judicial review.
Judicial review of visa revocation
Section 221(i) of
the Immigration and Nationality Act(8 U.S.C. 1201(i))is amended by striking
There shall be no means of judicial reviewand all that follows
and inserting the following:
Notwithstanding any other provision of law,
includingsection 2241 of title 28, United States Code, any other habeas corpus
provision, andsections 1361and1651 of such title, no court has jurisdiction
to review a revocation under this subsection or to hear any claim arising from
such a revocation..
The amendment made bysection 1shall—
take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act;
apply to all visas issued before, on, or after such date; and
apply to any claim pending on, or filed after, the date of the enactment of this Act.