Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Eligibility Finalised by US Agency
August 9, 2012 § 3 Comments
On June 15, 2012, a announcement by United Secretary of Homeland Security ,that certain young people who came to US as children and meet other key guidelines are eligible to receive deferred action .
“Expects to make all forms, instructions, and additional information relevant to the deferred action for childhood arrivals process available on August 15, 2012,” and would then “immediately begin accepting requests for consideration of deferred action for childhood arrivals.”
The USCIS National Customer Service Centre is decided to extend the hours including Saturdays from 9 am to 5pm and also live agents will be available in each time zone.
To be eligible for Deferred Action, you must:
- Be a 30 years old or younger
- Have arrived in the United State before turning into 16 years old
- Be a permanent resident for 5 consecutive years prior to June 15,2012 and must present on this day
- Have graduated from High School and must be in School now , received a General Education Development (GRE) certification or honorably discharged from the United states Arm force or Coast Guard
- Have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, three or more other misdemeanors, and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety.
Request submitted before August 15, 2012 will be rejected. Fee exemption will be available in limited circumstances with respect to the deferred action itself.