Refresh often as links will change! Also check the websites of your local immigration service providers. [This page last revised 6-19-12 at 9:50 a.m. Central.]
- DHS 6-15-12 announcement with links
- USCIS 6-19-12 page with links, FAQs
"Unauthorized immigrants are not currently allowed to enlist in the US Armed Forces voluntarily (although they may be drafted, if there is a military draft) .
People with work permits or “deferred action” are likewise currently
" P resident Obama recently announced a policy to stop deportation of most undocumented immigrants who came here as children and to give them a quasi-status, called deferred action, that can let them work legally. Perhaps 800,000 Dreamers (as these...
"The task now falls to the Homeland Security
Department's immigration components, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration
Services (USCIS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), to
review the anticipated flood of cases for deferred-action...
" The large number of people who could qualify for relief under the policy presents significant implementation challenges that need be addressed:
Capacity: Case-by-case review and determinations are a labor-intensive process that will require...
4-page Q&A by ILRC , June 2012.
" Gutierrez is the archetype of a talented and driven young person. He graduated as the salutatorian of the High School of Telecommunication Arts and Technology in 2009, and received a full academic scholarship to Georgetown University, an academically...