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DHS extends TPS documentation for Haiti, Sudan, El Salvador and Nicaragua to January 2, 2020

  1. Original Date Announced

    March 1, 2019

    DHS issues a notice that it will comply with the court's preliminary injunction order in Ramos v. Nielsen, delaying revocation of Temporary Protected Status for Haiti, Sudan, El Salvador, and Nicaragua as long as the PI remains in effect. In the same notice, DHS announces that it is extending until Jan. 2, 2020 TPS-related employment authorization forms. [ID #71]

    Federal Register Notice: Continuation of Documentation for Beneficiaries of Temporary Protected Status Designation for Sudan, Nicaragua, Haiti and El Salvador
  2. Effective Date

    March 1, 2019
  4. Biden Administration Action: Modified

    May 22, 2021

    2021.05.29 Secretary Mayorkas Designates Haiti for Temporary Protected Status for 18 Months

    This Biden administration policy modifies the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.

    On May 22, 2021, DHS Secretary Mayorkas announced a new 18-month designation of Haiti for TPS.

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Current Status

Fully in Effect
May 22, 2021
Acted on by Biden Administration

Original Trump Policy Status

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


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