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Federal Guidance and Authority

Published: October 9, 2015

Certain rules and legislation govern the development and operations of ORR’s resettlement programs and allocation of funding.

ORR Regulations

The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) operates according to a set of policies and principles set forth in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 45: Public Welfare, Parts 400 [Refugee Resettlement Program] and 401 [Cuban/Haitian Entrant Program].

Legislative Authority

Last Reviewed: May 17, 2019