Temporary Protected Status: Current Immigration Policy and Issues

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This report is a brief overview of current policies regarding temporatry protected status (TPS), which is relief from removal under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). It includes information about humanitarian migrants, temporary protected status, other blanket forms of relief, nationalities receiving protections, and issues with TPS, as well as recent legislation.

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Creation Date: December 13, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Wasem, Ruth Ellen

Specialist in Immigration Policy

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Ester, Karma

Information Research Specialist

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: December 13, 2011
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United States
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El Salvador
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Haiti
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Honduras
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Liberia
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Nicaragua
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Somalia
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Sudan
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Central America and Caribbean
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Peru
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Colombia
Description:

This report is a brief overview of current policies regarding temporatry protected status (TPS), which is relief from removal under the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). It includes information about humanitarian migrants, temporary protected status, other blanket forms of relief, nationalities receiving protections, and issues with TPS, as well as recent legislation.

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11 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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