temporary protection status

18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Honduras

18-Month Extension of Honduras and Nicaragua for Temporary Protected Status Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today announced the extension of the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designations for Honduras and Nicaragua for 18 months each – through July 5, 2013. Tomorrow, USCIS will publish a Federal Register notice for each country and provide additional guidance […]

Flooding in Honduras May Help Hondurans in the United States

Extreme flooding occurring in Central America has led U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to remind everyone of immigration benefits available, upon request, to eligible nationals from countries in that region. USCIS understands that a natural disaster can affect an individual’s ability to establish or maintain lawful immigration status. Temporary relief measures available to eligible […]