Intelligence Law Glossary - Immigration Officer [HTML-Only]

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Immigration Officer

Statutory Law

8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(18) (2010) (Title 8—Chapter 12: Immigration and Nationality)

(a) As used in this Act—
   (18) The term "immigration officer" means any employee or class of employees of the Service or of the United States designated by the Attorney General, individually or by regulation, to perform the functions of an immigration officer specified by this Act or any section thereof.