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Can someone move to a U.S. territory with only a TPS?

Silver Spring, MD |
Filed under: Immigration

Is someone with a El Salvador TPS allow to move to a U.S. territory like Puerto Rico?

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Puerto Rico is part of the United States. So, yes.

714-560-0040. The answer provided is general in nature and because not all facts are known, it should not be construed as legal advice. The answer does not create an attorney/client relationship.

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Yes, travel to a U.S. Territory is travel within the U.S.

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713-772-2300. All information provided is general in nature. Please consult with an immigration attorney with full details of the case.

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Yes. There are also many things that you need to be careful about while on TPS, such as criminal convictions and deadlines for renewal. Please speak with an immigration attorney to ensure that you know everyting involved with being on temporary protected status.

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