Capitol Correspondence - 09.23.19

Following Public Pressure, Administration Resumes Delaying Deportations for Immigrants with Serious Medical Conditions

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Because of the interest shown by the disability community in ongoing immigration reform discussions, ANCOR is sharing the latest update from Politico Pulse on delayed deportation for immigrants with significant disabilities and other serious medical conditions.

As written by Politico Pulse:

DHS walks back decision to halt medical deportation relief. Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan has directed federal immigration officials to resume processing deportation relief requests for people receiving treatment for serious medical conditions.”