Since Friday, the Government has put up several web pages with information about the “deferred action process for young people who are low enforcement priorities.” This is what the Government is referring to the program announced by President Obama on Friday. Most people are referring to it as Deferred Action for DREAMers or some variation thereof.
Here is the original announcement from Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano.
Here is a link to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service’s (CIS) page on Deferred Action for DREAMers. The CIS page indicates that applications for Deferred Action for DREAMers are not being accepted until sometime after 60 days from the announcement on June 15, 2012.
Here is a link to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement page on Deferred Action for DREAMers. This page has a very detailed frequently asked questions section.