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House Proceeding 01-21-10 on Jan 21st, 2010 :: 4:02:15 to 4:05:40
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Alcee L. Hastings

4:02:09 to 4:02:29( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: the road map as we move along, congressman hastings. >> thank you all for being here. madame efforts of you and your staff on behalf of the cirmstances that we are here about.

Alcee L. Hastings

4:02:15 to 4:05:40( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Alcee L. Hastings

Alcee L. Hastings

4:02:30 to 4:02:52( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: i know that all my colleagues agree that there is not an of sorrow that can be expressed for the people of haiti and all those affected by this tragic event. secretary napolitano's announcement regarding temporary protective status for haitians comes at an extremely

Alcee L. Hastings

4:02:53 to 4:03:13( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: critical time, as all of us know. it becomes important, in view, for us to post, and i am supplying all the members of congress with that information. i complement the administration again for expeditiously handling these matters. here is where we are with

Alcee L. Hastings

4:03:14 to 4:03:34( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: reference to temporary protective status. aliens who wish to apply for tps must file an application for temporary it is a

Alcee L. Hastings

4:03:35 to 4:03:55( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: say this -- is thisi821, together with an application for employment authorization, which is form i765. in accordance with applicable regulations during the regist normally, the federal registry is where you turn and it

Alcee L. Hastings

4:03:56 to 4:04:16( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: normally takes sixonths. as of yesterday, it is now posted in the federal registry that haitians who are eligible, and is estimated is between 100,200 thousand that were here on january 12, those persons are now eligible today to apply for

Alcee L. Hastings

4:04:17 to 4:04:38( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: temporary protected status. application requires a fee of $50. all of us in the congressional black caucus have requested of the administration to do everything they can to waive the employment authorization document, which carries

Alcee L. Hastings

4:04:39 to 4:04:59( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: a $340 application fee. we made the necessary request, and hope that will be that are standing here and many

Alcee L. Hastings

4:05:00 to 4:05:21( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: crowding our offices seeking liberation about their loved ones, this is the full set of documentation with reference to the status and the events leading up to it. colleagues, before the end of the day, have this information.

Alcee L. Hastings

4:05:22 to 4:05:42( Edit History Discussion )

Alcee L. Hastings: please note that information is key, and for the haitian community, we will do everything we can to provide you with all the information that we can. i wish to thank the internatio their efforts, and more and more, the clever to efforts on the ground are beginning -- a collaborative efforts on the ground.

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