Temporary Protected Status (TPS) Resources
Updates on Temporary Protected Status
Department of Homeland Security provides up-to-date information on decisions regarding Temporary Protected Status (TPS). Please click the following link to see more info: https://www.uscis.gov/humanitarian/temporary-protected-status
Information below is courtesy of Catholic Legal Immigration Network, Inc. Retrieved from https://cliniclegal.org/tps
Liberia DED: Liberia DED received a 12-month termination in March 2018 . The last day of DED for Liberia will be March 31, 2019.
Nepal: Nepal received a 12-month termination in April 2018 . The last day of TPS for Nepal will be June 24, 2019.
El Salvador: The termination of TPS for El Salvador is under review in the Ramos v. Nielsen lawsuit. TPS for El Salvador will be continued until Sept. 9, 2019 and then to be determined depending on litigation.
Honduras: Honduras received an 18-month termination in May 2018 . The last day of TPS for Honduras will be Jan. 5, 2020.
South Sudan: TPS for South Sudan received an 18-month extension in September 2017 . The next decision date for TPS for South Sudan will be March 3, 2019.
Syria: Syria received an 18-month extension in January 2018 . The next decision date for TPS for Syria will be Aug. 1, 2019.
Yemen: Yemen received an 18-month extension in July 2018 . The next decision date for TPS for Yemen will be Jan. 3, 2020.
Somalia: Somalia received an 18-month extension in July 2018 . The next decision date for TPS for Somalia will be Jan. 17, 2020.
Upcoming TPS decision dates:
March 3, 2019: South Sudan
August 1, 2019: Syria
Jan. 3, 2020: Yemen
Jan. 17, 2020: Somalia
Quick facts about what the recent TPS terminations mean for those who hold this immigration status.
- Making Sense of the Administration’s Decisions on Temporary Protected Status: A Quick Guide for Temporary Protected Status Holders
This quick guide will assist TPS holders in understanding DHS decisions on TPS, including terminations and indecisions. The guide also offers seven steps TPS holders can take to prepare and provides helpful links to resources.
This resource contains a collection of TPS holder stories and illustrates the human impact of terminating TPS.
Are your TPS clients eligible for permanent relief through family-based immigration? Over the coming months DHS will continue to review TPS designations for several countries. In this webinar we will explore options to help TPS recipients who are immediate relatives adjust status. We will review adjustment of status under INA sections 245(a) and 245(i) and adjustment for TPS holders residing in the 6th and 9th Circuits.
The Irish International Immigrant Center holds legal clinics for immigration assistance at different locations around Boston including Downtown Boston, Brighton, South Boston, Dorchester. Please see below or click here for more information.
Massachusetts Foreign Missions & Consulate Contacts
Mexican Consulate in Boston
55 Franklin Street
Boston, MA 02110
Salvadoran Consulate in Boston
46 Bennington Street
Boston, MA 02128
(617) 567-8338; (617) 567-2864
Honduran Embassy in Washington D.C.
3007 Tilden Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20008
(202) 966-7702; (202) 966-2604
Guatemalan Embassy in Washington D.C.
2220 R Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20008
(202) 745-4953; (202) 745-3873
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