Temporary Protected Status for Venezuelans

The Department of Homeland Security announced a Federal Register notice (FRN) designating Venezuela for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months, effective March 9, 2021, through Sept. 9, 2022. https://lnkd.in/gacaeis

The FRN details the eligibility criteria applicants must meet and describes the procedures necessary to submit an initial TPS application and apply for an EAD.

The FRN also provides information about Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) for eligible Venezuelan nationals and how eligible individuals may apply for DED-related Employment Authorization Documents (EADs) with USCIS. https://lnkd.in/eMa4eMK