Meeting Archive:
Access to Public Benefits and Fee Waivers for Naturalization Applicants


Meeting Description:
This session will provide an overview of the rules governing access to the major public benefit programs for lawful permanent residents in various states, including health coverage, nutrition assistance, and cash assistance programs.  It will clarify which programs may support fee waiver applications, and will discuss the circumstances under which benefits use is or is not relevant in applications for naturalization.
Details
Date: Mon, Jan 30, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM PST
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Host(s): ILRC (NAC)
 Presenter Information
Tanya Broder
 

Tanya Broder is a Senior Attorney at the National Immigration Law Center where she focuses on state and local policies affecting low-income immigrants.


Melissa Rodgers
 

Melissa Rodgers is Director of Programs at the Immigrant Legal Resource Center and the director of the New Americans Campaign.