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Migrant Protection Protocols Metrics and Measures

The Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) are a U.S. Government (USG) action whereby citizens and nationals of countries other than Mexico arriving in the United States by land from Mexico -- whether or not at a point of entry -- may be returned to Mexico pursuant to Section 235(b)(2)(C) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA) while their U.S. removal proceedings are pending under Section 240 of the INA. MPP is a core component of the USG’s efforts to address the migration crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border. (DHS Press Release - January 24, 2019) (U.S.-Mexico Joint Declaration - June 7, 2019).

The intended goals of MPP and measurements of how those goals are being met are outlined in the below document.

Further information about MPP can be found on the Migrant Protection Protocols page.

The previous versions of the below document can be found on the Metrics and Measures Archive page.

Se puede encontrar más información sobre el MPP en la página de los Protocolos de Protección a Migrantes.

Las versiones anteriores del documento al calce se pueden encontrar en la página de Archivos de Métricas y Medidas.

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Migrant Protection Protocols Metrics and Measures PDF 410.42 KB 01/21/2021
Métricas y Medidas de los Protocolos de Protección a Migrantes PDF 448.62 KB 01/21/2021
Last Updated: 11/12/2021
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