One of the first actions of the government of the president-elect Joe biden It will end with the so-called “collateral arrests”, with which the Immigration and Customs Control agency (ICE) justifies the arrest of undocumented persons who do not have a criminal record.
According to a report by CBS News, the first immigration actions contemplate various aspects, including restoring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), as promoted by the president Barack Obama.
Travel restrictions will also be lifted on 13 Muslim-dominant African nations, in addition to stopping ICE’s plan to arrest any undocumented, to focus on arrests of criminals.
“Biden will seek to implement a 100-day deportation freeze, while his administration issues guidance to narrow down who can be arrested by immigration agents.”, indicates the report.
A source consulted by Cana confirmed the plans and the new guide that will help reduce the fear of the undocumented that they have not committed crimes.
“All those things were done administratively through the executive authority [del presidente], so a new Executive can basically reject them and start from scratch “the source told CBS News.
President-elect Biden’s immigration plan is very broad, but the substantive measures will depend on Congress, such as ensuring the path to citizenship for the “dreamers” and the 11 million undocumented immigrants.
Experts have advanced that the Democrat’s plans will take months or years, because the president Donald trump he seriously modified the immigration system, with more than 400 adjustments, including legal processes.