Daily COVID-19 FAQ: Immigration-Specific Provisions of the CARES Act

Daily COVID-19 FAQ: While the recently enacted CARES Act offers relief to many individuals and businesses impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic, significant immigrant groups are excluded from receiving assistance. Non-citizens without work authorization, “mixed status” households and non-citizens without green cards who have not been in the U.S. long enough are all excluded from direct cash payments. GYH Senior Attorney Adriana Robinson explains the immigration-specific provisions of the CARES Act.

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Daily COVID-19 FAQ : Dispositions sur l'immigration spécifiques à la loi CARES

Immigration américaine – Le gouvernement a promulgué la loi appelée « Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security Act » ou autrement dit CARES. Cette législation vise à soulager les particuliers et les entreprises qui ont été touchés par l'épidémie de coronavirus. Aurore Le Roy de la Chohinière reprend en français les explications données par les avocats du cabinet Grossman Young & Hammond sur cette législation.