Sepulveda Announces DACA Legislation

Assemblyman Sepulveda (front, c) was joined by Assembly members Victor Pichardo (2nd row, 3rd from r) and Carmen de la Rosa (2nd row, 2nd from r); Councilman Carlos Menchaca (back, c) and United Federation of Teachers and the Hispanic Federation representatives for the special announcement.
Photo by Bob Kappstatter

On Tuesday, December 5 Assembleyman Luis Sepúlveda announced new legislation to protect those under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).

The new legislation would prohibit the NYS Department of Motor Vehicles from suspending, cancelling, or rescinding driver’s licenses of youth under DACA in New York.

The DACA program is expected to expire March 2018.

Reach Reporter Sarah Valenzuela at (718) 260-4584. E-mail her at svalenzuela@cnglocal.com.

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