The Immigration Act of 1924, or Johnson–Reed Act, including the Asian Exclusion Act and National Origins Act (Pub.L. 68–139, 43 Stat. 153, enacted May 26, 1924), was a United States federal law that prevented immigration from Asia and set quotas on the number of immigrants from the Eastern Hemisphere.
The Immigration Act of 1990, Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994 and Anti-terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996 increased the types of offenses considered aggravated felonies.
Regulations made under this Act. Adjudication Division Rules (SOR/93-47) Body for the Purposes of Paragraph 91(2)(c) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, Regulations Designating a (SOR/2011-142) Federal Courts Citizenship, Immigration and Refugee Protection Rules (SOR/93-22) Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (SOR/2002-227)
4 (1) Except as otherwise provided in this section, the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration is responsible for the administration of this Act. Marginal note: Designated Minister (1.1) The Governor in Council may, by order, designate a minister of the Crown as the Minister responsible for all matters under this Act relating to special advocates.
Clause (i) shall not apply in the case of alien who is an eligible immigrant (as defined in section 301(b)(1) of the Immigration Act of 1990), was physically present in the United States on May 5, 1988, and is seeking admission as an immediate relative or under section 1153(a)(2) of this title (including under section 112 of the Immigration Act ...
The Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 (c.49) 108. The Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 is amended as follows.... 109. Omit section 7 (power of arrest and search warrants). 110. Omit section 9 (entitlement to housing accommodation and assistance). 111. Omit section 10 (entitlement to child benefit). 112. Omit section 11 (saving for social security ...
Amendment by Pub. L. 102–232 effective as if included in the enactment of the Immigration Act of 1990, Pub. L. 101–649, see section 310(1) of Pub. L. 102–232, set out as a note under section 1101 of this title. Effective Date of 1990 Amendment