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DHS announces continuation of documentation for beneficiaries of TPS designation for El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua, and Sudan

  1. Original Date Announced

    November 4, 2019

    DHS announces that beneficiaries under the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designations for El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua, and Sudan will retain their TPS while the preliminary injunctions in Ramos, et al. v. Nielsen and Saget, et al., v. Trump, remain in effect. The Federal Register notice was signed by Acting Secretary McAleenan. [ID #113]

    See Biden administration action below.

    DHS Extends TPS Documentation for Six Countries Continuation of Documentation for Beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status Designations for El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua, and Sudan
  2. Effective Date

    November 4, 2019
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  4. Biden Administration Action: Approved/Retained

    September 10, 2021

    Continuation of Documentation for Beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status Designations for El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, Sudan, Honduras, and Nepal

    On September 10, 2021, DHS published notice for a fifteen-month extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for individuals from El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua, and Sudan until December 31, 2022 while the preliminary injunction in Ramos and the Bhattarai orders remain in effect. Extensions were previously set to expire on October 4, 2021.

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Current Status

Fully in Effect
September 10, 2021
Acted on by Biden Administration

Original Trump Policy Status

Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: TPS
Agencies Affected: USCIS

Associated or Derivative Policies

Pre Trump-Era Policies

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