Executive Action

What does Executive Action mean for me?

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On Thursday, November 20, President Obama announced administrative action that includes temporary protections for millions of undocumented immigrants.

If you come forward and pass criminal and national security background checks, pay your taxes, pay a fee, and are:

  1. A parent of a US citizen or lawful permanent resident as of November 20, 2014, have been in the US since January 1, 2010, and are not an enforcement priority, OR
  2. An individual who arrived in the US before your 16th birthday and before January 1, 2010, regardless of how old you are today.

You may be eligible for deferred action when the application window opens in early 2015. You can find more information on trusted legal service providers in your area here:


Please remember, the application opens in early 2015. Anyone telling you otherwise is attempting to scam you.


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