Victims of Human Trafficking, T Nonimmigrant Status

Questions and Answers: Victims of Human Trafficking, T Nonimmigrant Status

T Nonimmigrant Status (T Visa) is set aside for those who are or have been victims of human trafficking and are willing to assist law enforcement in the investigation or prosecution of acts of trafficking.  Below are Questions and Answers pertaining to T nonimmigrant status.

Background
In October 2000, Congress created the “T” nonimmigrant status by passing the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act (VTVPA). The legislation strengthens the ability of law enforcement agencies to investigate and prosecute human trafficking, and also