1. Executive Order on the Revision of Civil Immigration Enforcement Politics and Priorities: This Executive Order is to revoke President Trump’s executive order, which made sanctuary jurisdictions that did not comply with immigration enforcement measures ineligible to receive federal funding. To read the full Executive Order: Click here on January 20, 2021.
  2. Executive Order on Ensuring Lawful and Accurate Enumeration and Appointment Pursuant to the Decennial Census: This Executive Order requires all state residents to be counted in the census, regardless of immigration status. To read the full Executive Order: Click here on January 20, 2021.
  3. Proclamation on Ending Discriminatory Bans of Entry to the United States: This Proclamation ended the Muslim-ban. To read the full Proclamation: Click here on January 20, 2021.
  4. Preserving and Fortifying Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA): This Memorandum directs the Department of Homeland Security to strengthen the DACA regulation. To read the full Memorandum, Click here on January 20, 2021.
  5. Proclamation on the Termination of Emergency concerning The Southern Border of The United States And Redirection Of Funds Diverted To Border Wall Construction. To read the full Proclamation: Click here on January 20, 2021.
  6. Reinstating Deferred Enforced Departure for Liberians: This Memorandum extended the DED through June 30, 2020, to defer the removal of any Liberian who is present in the United States and who was under a grant of DED as of January 10, 2021. To read the full Memorandum: Click here on January 20, 2021.
  7. Executive Order on the Revision of Civil Immigration Enforcement Policies and Priorities: This Executive Order is to Rescinds Trump’s Executive Order of January 25, 2017 (Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States.).To read the full Executive Order: Click here on January 20, 2021.
  8. Proclamation Continues Schengen, UK, Ireland, Brazil, China, and Iran COVID Restrictions and Adds South Africa: Proclamation on the 14-day Suspension of Entry as Immigrants Non-Immigrants of Certain Additional Persons Who Pose a Risk of Transmitting Coronavirus. To read the full Proclamation: Click here on January 25, 2021. Source: Click here & here.
  1. Biden administration asks Supreme Court to pause two Trump-era immigration cases (1)The first case challenges how the Trump administration transferred $2.5 billion in Defense Department funds to build a border wall, and (2) another that challenges a 2018 policy that keeps immigrants who illegally cross the border in Mexico while their removal proceedings are pending. (Both cases are set for oral argument in the coming weeks). Source: Click here.

 

 

February 3, 2021

Immigration News: Latest Updates on US Immigration Policy and Law

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Immigration Law Updates

We welcome to you glance through our February Immigration update by Sousan Diraz -Call for consultation at (703) 597 8170   * Executive Orders: 1. Executive […]