Diaspora

18-month TPS Extension for El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, Sudan … – Catholic Legal Immigration Network

CLINIC’s offices are closed between Dec. 24, 2022, through Jan. 2, 2023.
On Nov. 16, 2022, the Department of Homeland Security or DHS, published a Federal Register Notice automatically extending Temporary Protected Status, or TPS, for an additional 18 months for eligible nationals of El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, Sudan, Honduras and Nepal. To ensure compliance with the Ramos preliminary injunction, this extension allows currently eligible TPS beneficiaries from these six countries to retain TPS and employment authorization through June 30, 2024. The previous automatic extension for affected TPS beneficiaries was set to expire on Dec. 31, 2022.    
Note that this automatic extension does not apply to all Haitian and Sudanese TPS beneficiaries. Those who received their status under the 2011 Haiti designation or the 2013 Sudan designation benefit from the automatic 18-month extension of TPS and related documentation, such as employment authorization documents, or EADs; Notices of Action (Forms I-797); and arrival/departure records (Forms I-94), from Dec. 31, 2022, through June 30, 2024. However, Haiti was redesignated for TPS on Aug. 3, 2021, and Sudan was redesignated for TPS on April 19, 2022. Both designations were issued for 18 months, allowing eligible individuals covered by the Ramos and Saget injunctions, as well as other newly eligible individuals, to register for and maintain TPS through Feb. 3, 2023, and Oct. 19, 2023, respectively. 
Haitians and Sudanese who received their initial TPS status during the respective 2021 or 2022 redesignation and did not previously hold TPS are not eligible for the recent extension; they must wait to see whether the 2021 Haiti designation and/or the 2022 Sudan designation will be extended before deciding whether to re-register. As the 2021 TPS designation for Haiti nears its expiration, CLINIC and other advocates urge DHS to extend the current designation and redesignate Haiti for an additional 18 months.   
See CLINIC’s Frequently Asked Questions: TPS Terminations and the Ramos v. Mayorkas Litigation for more information about the automatic extension and the latest developments in the Ramos litigation. 
Dec. 12, 2022: Federal Register Notice for Special Student Relief for Ethiopians
Posted on December 12, 2022
This resource contains information on the implementation of Special Student Relief for Ethiopia, published in the Federal Register on Dec. 12, 2022.
Temporary Protected Status and Deferred Enforced Departure
December 12, 2022: Federal Register Notice Published for New 18-Month TPS Designation for Ethiopia
Posted on December 12, 2022
This resource contains information on the implementation of TPS for Ethiopia, published in the Federal Register on Dec. 12, 2022.
Temporary Protected Status and Deferred Enforced Departure
U.S. Catholic Groups Request the Extension and Redesignation of Temporary Protected Status for Haiti, Somalia, and Yemen, and Redesignation of Venezuela
Posted on November 17, 2022

On Nov. 16, 2020, Catholic Charities USA, the U.S.
Temporary Protected Status and Deferred Enforced Departure
As it has for more than 30 years, CLINIC will fight for the rights of immigrants. CLINIC trains legal representatives who provide highquality and affordable immigration legal services. We develop and sustain a network of nonprofit programs that serve over 500,000 immigrants every year. We cultivate projects that support and defend vulnerable immigrant populations by:
History has taught us that people who step up can make a difference. We hope you will join us.
Embracing the Gospel value of welcoming the stranger, CLINIC promotes the dignity and protects the rights of immigrants in partnership with a dedicated network of Catholic and community legal immigration programs. We are based out of Silver Spring, Maryland (Washington, D.C. metropolitan area), with an office in Oakland, California, and additional staff working from locations throughout the country. Questions and inquiries can be sent to national@cliniclegal.org.
 
8757 Georgia Avenue, Suite 850, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Main Phone: (301) 565-4800 / Main Fax: (301) 565-4824
Receive daily immigration news, agency updates, advocacy alerts and information about our latest trainings and resources. It only takes a moment to sign up.
If you are a CLINIC affiliate, be sure to regularly use your benefits. The page includes exclusive content and tools that will help you as a legal practitioner. Interested in learning more about affiliation? Read through our frequently asked questions to get started.
Stories | Press Releases | Financials | Annual Reports
Catholic Identity | Other Ways to Donate

    
BIA seal 150x250   Guidestar Logo   CFC Logo   Charity Navigator Logo   Compliance Shield
 
2021 © Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. | Privacy Policy

source

What's your reaction?

Excited
0
Happy
0
In Love
0
Not Sure
0
Silly
0

You may also like

More in:Diaspora

Comments are closed.