Statutory Law - US Code - 8 USC 1531. Definitions


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8 USC § 1531. Definitions

*Current through Public Law 112-173, August 16th, 2012.

As used in this subchapter—
(1) the term “alien terrorist” means any alien described in section 1227(a)(4)(B) of this title;
(2) the term “classified information” has the same meaning as in section 1(a) of the Classified Information Procedures Act (18 U.S.C. App.);
(3) the term “national security” has the same meaning as in section 1(b) of the Classified Information Procedures Act (18 U.S.C. App.);
(4) the term “removal court” means the court described in section 1532 of this title;
(5) the term “removal hearing” means the hearing described in section 1534 of this title;
(6) the term “removal proceeding” means a proceeding under this subchapter; and
(7) the term “special attorney” means an attorney who is on the panel established under section 1532(e) of this title.
(June 27, 1952, ch. 477, title V, §501, as added Pub. L. 104–132, title IV, §401(a), Apr. 24, 1996, 110 Stat. 1258; amended Pub. L. 104–208, div. C, title III, §§308(g)(1), 354(a)(5), Sept. 30, 1996, 110 Stat. 3009–622, 3009–643.)