S.1852: SUCCEED Act

Author's Summary:  "To authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes."

IB Summary:  According to CBS News: "The proposed legislation mandates that in order to receive "conditional status" in the U.S., a recipient must be maintaining gainful employment, pursuing higher education or serving in the U.S. military. Under the bill, eligibility for protective status includes having arrived in the U.S. before the age of 16 years, holding a high school diploma or equivalent, passing an extensive criminal background check, submitting biometric data to the Department of Homeland Security and being able to pay off any existing federal tax liabilities."

Status: Introduced on 09/25/2017. Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/1852/text?r=5