Changes to California State Laws for Certain Undocumented Immigrants in 2015
In 2015, several new laws will take effect in California benefiting individuals without lawful immigration status. While federal executive action has received the majority of the attention of late, other beneficial state laws will include an expansion of financial aid for college, funding for legal representation for certain unaccompanied minors, and another which will permit those eligible for a special driver’s license under AB 60 to purchase low-cost auto insurance. More information is available at this link.
See also: Our overview of 2014’s Executive Action Announcement.
See also: DMV to begin issuing Driver’s Licenses to the undocumented in California at the start of 2015, Article.
See also: Our overview of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.