U.S. Code of Federal Regulations

Regulations most recently checked for updates: Nov 26, 2020

§ 410.202 - Placement of an unaccompanied alien child in a licensed program.

ORR places UACs into a licensed program promptly after a UAC is transferred to ORR legal custody, except in the following circumstances:

(a) A UAC meeting the criteria for placement in a secure facility set forth in § 410.203;

(b) As otherwise required by any court decree or court-approved settlement; or,

(c) In the event of an emergency or influx of UACs into the United States, in which case ORR places the UAC as expeditiously as possible in accordance with § 410.209; or

(d) If a reasonable person would conclude that the UAC is an adult despite his or her claims to be a minor.