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DHS Announces 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Sudan

September 02, 2014  Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Sudan for an additional 18 months, effective Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016. ...
September 02, 2014 DHS Announces 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Sudan
Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will extend Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Sudan for an additional 18 months, effective Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016.
September 02, 2014 DHS Announces 18-Month Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for South Sudan
Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will re-designate South Sudan for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and extend the existing TPS designation for the country from Nov. 3, 2014, through May 2, 2016.
May 02, 2014 Temporary Protected Status Re-registration Period Extended for Haitian Nationals
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is extending the re-registration period for Haitian nationals who have already been granted Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and seek to maintain that status for an additional 18 months. USCIS will now accept re-registration applications through July 22, 2014,
March 03, 2014 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Haitians
Current Haitian beneficiaries seeking to extend their TPS status must re-register during a 60-day period that runs from March 3, 2014, through May 2, 2014.
November 06, 2013 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Somalis
Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Rand Beers has extended Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for eligible nationals of Somalia for an additional 18 months, effective March 18, 2014, through Sept. 17, 2015.
June 17, 2013 DHS Announces Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Temporary Protected Status for Syria
Registration and Re-registration Periods Open June 17, 2013
May 30, 2013 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Salvadorans
April 03, 2013 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Nicaraguans
April 03, 2013 Temporary Protected Status Extended for Hondurans
May 01, 2012 DHS Announces Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status
Registration and Re-registration Period Opens May 1, 2012

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