Date AnnouncedJune 28, 2018
USCIS will continue to follow the existing DACA information-sharing policy regarding any information provided in a DACA request or DACA-related benefit. Adjudicators must refer to PM 602-0050, Revised Guidance for the Referral of Cases and Issuance of Notices to Appear (NTAs) in Cases Involving Inadmissible and Removable Aliens, to determine whether an RTI (Referral to ICE) or NTA should be issued to DACA requestors or DACA grantees. When processing a non-DACA-related application, petition, or request, adjudicators must refer to PM 602-0050 to determine whether any information submitted by a DACA requestor in connection with a DACA request or DACA-related application may be included in or relied on to generate NTAs or RTIs. [ID #343]
See Biden administration action below.View Policy Document
Effective Date of ChangeJune 28, 2018
Biden Administration ActionJanuary 20, 2021
This Biden administration policy revokes in its entirety the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.
On January 20, 2021, DHS issued a policy memo rescinding and suspending the Trump-era policy memo.2021.01.20 Review of and Interim Revision to Civil Immigration Enforcement and Removal Policies and Priorities
NTAs issued when required by statute (termination of conditional LPR status; denials of petition by entrepreneur to remove conditions; termination of refugee status; denials of NACARA or HRIFA adjustment; asylum referrals; termination of asylum; positive credible- fear findings), or national security cases. Other cases are referred to ICE (RTI).USCIS Policy Memorandum 602-0050: Revised Guidance for the Referral of Cases and Issuance of Notices to Appear (NTAs) in Cases Involving Inadmissible and Removable Aliens