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Ethiopia Designated for Temporary Protected Status
Mario A. Godoy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced Ethiopia has been designated for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months on October 21, 202...

Burma TPS Extended Through May 2024
Mario A. Godoy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Burma for an additional 18 months, from November 26, 2022, thr...

Syria TPS Extended Through March 2024
Mario A. Godoy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended a program that allows Syrians currently in the United States to legally stay in the U.S. under ...

USCIS Restores TPS Travel Authorization
Mario A. Godoy

Effective immediately, TPS holders may once again seek travel authorization from USCIS by requesting a TPS Travel Authorization. U.S. Citizenship and...

Venezuela TPS Extended Through March 2024
Mario A. Godoy

The Biden administration has extended a program that allows Venezuelans currently in the United States to legally stay in the U.S. under Temporary Pro...

TPS Status Granted for Cameroon
Mario A. Godoy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) granted the designation of Cameroon for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months on April 15, 2022. On...

Biden Administration Gives TPS to Afghanistan
Mario A. Godoy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will allow Afghans who are already in the United States to remain in the country under Temporary Protected S...

Temporary Protected Status for Ukraine
Mario A. Godoy

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced the designation of Temporary Protected Status for Ukraine for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for...

Biden Extends Temporary Protected Status for Immigrants
Mario A. Godoy

Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is an immigration program that allows some immigrants to live and work in the United States while their home country ...

TPS Holders Who Entered the US Unlawfully Don’t Qualify For Green Cards, Says Supreme Court
Mario A. Godoy

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Monday, June 7, 2021, that protected noncitizens who entered the United States without permission have not been...

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