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Venezuela Temporary Protected Status Act of 2021

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A bill to temporarily designate Venezuela under section 244(b) of the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit eligible nationals of Venezuela to be granted temporary protected status.


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01/26/2021Introduced in Senate

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01/26/2021Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
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Senate Judiciary01/26/2021 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/26/2021)

Venezuela Temporary Protected Status Act of 2021

This bill provides assistance to eligible nationals of Venezuela.

Under this bill, eligible nationals of Venezuela shall qualify for temporary protected status, which prevents their removal from the United States and allows them to obtain employment and travel authorization. Such status shall be available to qualifying nationals of Venezuela for 18 months starting from this bill's enactment.

The Department of State shall work with international partners to increase the capacity of countries in the region to provide migration services and asylum to eligible Venezuelan citizens.