USCIS has issued an update on its effort to retrieve the three-year DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Adjudication) work permits that were issued by mistake. As of 8/5/15, USCIS states that it has accounted for over 99% of the approximately 2,600 identified invalid work permits. Twenty-two recipients failed to respond to the recall, and their DACA has been terminated.
Not all 3-year permits are invalid. You must return your 3-year work permit if you:
Elaine Martin has been practising US and global immigration law since 1997. She is an immigrant herself (from Ireland), so has a special understanding of the legal and emotional challenges involved in relocating to a new country.