Supreme Court To Hear Oral Argument On CSPA Case On December 10, 2013

Supreme Court to Hear Oral Argument on CSPA Case on December 10, 2013

The Supreme Court will hear oral argument on December 10, 2013, in the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA) case, Mayorkas v. DeOsorio. The Court will consider whom Congress intended to benefit by INA §203(h)(3), a provision which allows beneficiaries of certain visa petitions to retain earlier priority dates after “aging-out” (turning 21) and losing child status.