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Process for Workers Requesting Deferred Action Infographic


Deferred action is a form of prosecutorial discretion to defer removal action (deportation) against a noncitizen for a certain period of time. Although deferred action does not confer lawful status or excuse any past or future periods of unlawful presence, a noncitizen granted deferred action is considered lawfully present in the United States for certain limited purposes while the deferred action is in effect. DHS can terminate deferred action at any time, at its discretion.

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Requests for Deferred Action for Workers in Support of Labor Agency Investigations Infographic PDF 1.33 MB 01/17/2024
Last Updated: 01/17/2024
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