WASHINGTON — Citizenship and Immigration Providers says it’s resumed accepting requests to resume a grant of deferred motion underneath the Obama-era program that shields from deportation younger immigrants dropped at the U.S. as kids and who stay within the nation illegally.
The choice comes 4 days after a federal decide, in a nod to pending lawsuits, briefly blocked the Trump administration’s determination to finish this system.
In an announcement posted Saturday on its web site, the USCIS says the coverage underneath the Deferred Actions for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, might be operated underneath the phrases in place earlier than it was rescinded in September.
Congressional lawmakers are attempting to put in writing laws to provide the so-called Dreamers authorized standing.
DACA has protected about 800,000 folks, lots of them college-age college students.