Testimony by the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) before the NYC Council Committee on Immigration regarding: Preliminary Budget Hearing – Immigration

March 26, 2018

New York City has always been a leader in the provision of significant and sustained funding for free legal services for immigrants. Immigration legal services keep families together, and allow those with a potential path to citizenship to live in the United States safely and free of constant fear. With a large immigrant population so integral to the fabric of New York City’s community, it is vital that the Council continue and expand its support for its residents in need of immigration services.

Read the full testimony here