5.2 Chapter V-2 – Civil Protection Orders Quick Reference Guide [pdf]

This Chapter provides an overview of Special Immigrant Juvenile Status findings in civil and criminal protection orders proceedings. It explains the meaning of SIJS, the requirements, and the eligibility status for SIJS. It discusses SIJS in civil and criminal protection order proceedings and common case scenarios. It also briefly discusses the procedural consideration like service of process and best practices for SIJS findings in protection orders.