Spouse of a victim of a severe form of trafficking in persons
INA Section 101(a)(15)(T)(ii) 8 CFR 214.11(o)
May apply for employment authorization with USCIS. Employment authorization expires when status as T nonimmigrant expires.
3 years maximum.
Extension of stay not permitted, except for those who timely apply for adjustment of status.
May not change to other nonimmigrant category; permitted to apply for Adjustment of status to Permanent Resident after 3 years.