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(1) battery or extreme cruelty to the alien or any child or parent of the alien, serious illness of the alien, or serious illness or death of the spouse, child, or parent of the alien, but not including less compelling circumstances) beyond the control of the alien.
(2) Removable.-The term "removable" means-
(A) in the case of an alien not admitted to the United States, that the alien is inadmissible under section , or
(B) in the case of an alien admitted to the United States, that the alien is deportable under section .
FOOTNOTES FOR SECTION 240
FN 1 Added by . Former section 240 was redesignated and moved accordingly by § 240C of IIRIRA.
FN 2 Section 1506(c)(1)(A)
EFFECTIVE DATE- The amendment made by section 1506(c)(1)(A) shall take effect as if included in the enactment of section 304 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (8 U.S.C. 1229-1229c).
FN 3 Section 101(d) of Public Law 109-13 amended section 240(c) by redesignating paragraphs (4), (5), and (6), as paragraphs (5), (6), and (7) respectively and by adding a new paragraph (4).
FN 3a Section 825(a)(1) , and (2) of Public Law 109-162, dated January 5, 2006, amended section 240(c)(7) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as redesignated by section 101(d)(1) of the REAL ID Act of 2005, Public Law 109-13.
FN 4 Section 813(a)(1) of Public Law 109-162, dated January 5, 2006, amended section 240(e)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.
Effective Date : The amendment made by section 813(a)(1) shall apply to a failure to appear that occurs before, on, or after the date of the enactment of this Act which is January 5, 2006. \ slb \ SERVICE LAW BOOKS MENU \ IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT \ INA: ACT 240 - REMOVAL PROCEEDINGS \ Act 240(d)