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ins.

abbr.
1. inches
2. inspector
3. insurance

ins.

abbreviation for
(Units) inches
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Law enforcement agencies begin to pursue what will become known as the "Alien Absconders Apprehension Initiative"--eventually resulting in 758 arrests, according to the INS.
The vast majority of those detained--an estimated 95 percent, according to some immigration lawyers--had applications for legal permanent residence pending with the INS.
And so, in all likelihood, will the whole spectrum of border-security reforms--the entry/exit system, the tamper-resistant visas--that must eventually pass through the INS.
The second obstacle is the judicial determination that the exclusionary rule will not ordinarily apply to correct Fourth Amendment violations in immigration proceedings, both because immigration proceedings are 'civil', not criminal, and because there is no deterrence justification to apply the rule against the INS.
In April of 1998, 13 months after we had submitted the forms, we still had not heard anything the INS.
Under the administration's pilot "employment verification project," an employer who wants to hire someone claiming to be a legal immigrant types information about the applicant into a computer linked to the INS.
For example, the Daily News last week reported the case of Rafael Gomez Gonzalez, 99, a native of Spain who paid his $95 citizenship application fee in November 1996 and is still waiting, 15 months later, to hear from the INS.
Unfortunately, the public is almost totally unaware of the big changes to the citizenship exam now underway at INS.
Whatever the ultimate cause of the rise in citizenship applications, the sheer volume quickly created a dilemma for the INS.
Governor Nelson said he had learned during his negotiations with the Justice Department that at least 10,000 "illegal" children have been taken from their legal parents and deported by the INS.
serves the entire Canadian market with the full complement of consulting and software solutions offered by INS.