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The Process

U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting applications for deferred action on August 15, 2012.

During the application process:

The application process will cost $465 for both deferred action and work authorization.

If you apply for deferred action and are denied, you cannot appeal the decision. If your application is denied, you may be at risk of deportation.