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An overview of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

Posted by attorney Ricky Malik

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). On June 15, 2012, the Obama Administration issued an executive order to allow young people who were brought to this country through no fault of their own to apply for legal status. Mirroring the DREAM act, this program went into affect on August 2012.

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