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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DREAM Act)

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA and considered part of the DREAM Act, is a discretionary immigration benefit enacted on June 15, 2012 by the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security and President Barack Obama.

If you are looking on information on how to renew your current period...

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DACA Renewal Denial and Lapse of Authorized Period

What will USCIS do if my DACA and EAD expire before my DACA renewal application has been approved?

If you submitted your renewal application at least 120 days before your DACA and EAD expiration date, USCIS may provide you with temporary DACA and an EAD while it processes your application, if your DACA and...

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DACA Renewal

Renewal Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

On June 15, 2012, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it would not deport certain undocumented youth who had come to the United States as children. These individuals may be granted a type of temporary permission to stay in the U.S. called “deferred...

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