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Institutional and Legal Migratory Framework of the United Mexican States:

20 April 2021


This system is comprised of the Secretariat of the Interior, the National Institute of Migration, the Mexican Commission for Refugee Assistance, the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs, and the Interagency Commission for Comprehensive Assistance in Migration Matters. [...] ➢ The Secretariat of the Interior (Secretaría de Gobernación, SEGOB) is the federal ministry that oversees the design and implementation of Mexico’s migration policy.1 ➢ The National Institute of Migration (Instituto Nacional de Migración, INM) is a decentralized agency of the federal government within SEGOB and it is the authority that implements and enforces Mexico’s migration policy.2 INM is th. [...] 8 According to the executive decree above, the ministries and agencies that comprise the Commission are the Secretariat of the Interior (Secretaría de Gobernación, SEGOB), the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs (Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores, SRE), the Secretariat for Citizen Security and Protection, the Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit, the Secretariat for Welfare, the Secretariat for H. [...] When foreigners are presented, migration authorities have the obligation of informing them of their rights, the reason why they are being presented, the requirements for their regular admission, the possibility of regularizing their migration status, the possibility of providing financial guarantee, and must immediately notify the consulate of their country of origin, except in those cases where f. [...] Attention to Vulnerable Populations 98 To see the minimum conditions that the detention centers must meet, see article 107 of the Migration Law and to see the rights that detainees have, see article 109 of the Migration Law and article 222 of the Regulations on the Migration Law.