Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill (CIR) Update | March 2021 | FileRight

Immigration reform in the United States is moving fast. You need to know the latest news about the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), and Congress. Stay up to date with FileRight’s immigration updates. The U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021 was introduced as a bill in both the Senate and …

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DC Immigration News Updates | February 2021 | FileRight

The DC Update series is FileRight’s resource for the latest immigration news. This includes news on legislation and updates on actions by agencies like U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Don’t forget that we’re here to help with your immigration process. Read more about all of our application services. …

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Federal Court ruled that USCIS should accept new DACA applications

The Federal Court in Maryland ruled on Friday that USCIS should fully reinstate the DACA program. This means that USCIS is required to start accepting new applications for DACA apart from renewal requests. The Trump administration tried to put an end to DACA in September 2017. USCIS stopped accepting applications for DACA. However federal courts …

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Trump’s effort to end DACA rejected by the Supreme Court

Thousands of DACA recipients felt relieved when the Supreme Court on Thursday forestalled the Trump administration’s efforts to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), an Obama-era program. DACA intends to protect from deportation innumerable immigrants who were brought to the United States as children. The 5-4 ruling was written by Chief Justice John Roberts …

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USCIS seeks to add a surcharge on Immigration Application filing fees

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) is likely to run out of money soon. To address this issue, USCIS has asked Congress for an emergency funding of $1.2 billion.  USCIS wants to increase immigration application fees by 10% to generate more revenue. And once the agency starts functioning normally again, it plans to use the …

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