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Extension of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaragua and Honduras

Attention Nicaragua and Honduras – Temporary Protected Status (TPS)  has been extended for all Nicaraguans and Hondurans for 18 months, effective 7/6/16 through 1/5/18. The 60-day re-registration period runs through 7/15/16. Immigration is automatically extending current TPS Nicaragua EADs bearing a 7/5/16 expiration date for six months. For more information, call our Office at 800 797 6146 or go to https://www.uscis.gov/humanitarian/temporary-protected-status/temporary-protected-status-designated-country-nicaragua or https://www.uscis.gov/humanitarian/temporary-protected-status/temporary-protected-status-designated-country-honduras

Nepal Nationals are eligible for Temporary Protected Status 

The TPS designation for Nepal is effective June 24, 2015, through  December 24, 2016. This means eligible nationals may receive an Employment Authorization Document (EAD). Registration runs from June 24, 2015 through December 21, 2015.   

For more information go to http://www.uscis.gov/news/dhs-announces-temporary-protected-status-designation-nepal

DHS Announces 18-Month Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for South Sudan

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Sudan for an additional 18 months, effective Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016.

Current Sudanese beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS status must re-register during a 60-day period that runs from Sept. 2, 2014, through Nov. 3, 2014. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) encourages beneficiaries to re-register as soon as possible once the 60-day period begins. USCIS will not accept applications before Sept. 2, 2014.

Read the News Release.

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will re-designate South Sudan for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and extend the existing TPS designation for the country from Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016. This allows eligible nationals of South Sudan (or persons without nationality who last habitually resided in South Sudan) to register or re-register for TPS in accordance with the notice published today in the Federal Register.

Read the News Release.