DHS Ends Temporary Protected Status For Salvadorans

Law360, New York (January 8, 2018, 11:30 AM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced Monday it will terminate in September 2019 a temporary protected status program for approximately 200,000 Salvadorans.

Salvadorans with TPS will need to re-register for the program and apply for employment authorization documents to be able to continue to legally work in the U.S. until Sept. 9, 2019, according to the announcement. Short of a legislative fix or their adjusting their legal status through another avenue, the Central American natives would be unauthorized to remain in the country after that...
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