Defining Undocumented

Themes/Topics: Immigration Policy

Geography: Local (Bay Area), National, State

Audience: Ally, Educator, Undocumented Youth

The term ‘undocumented immigrant’ refers to anyone residing in any given country without legal documentation. It includes people who entered the U.S. without inspection and proper permission from the government, and those who entered with a legal visa that is no longer valid.

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