Original Date AnnouncedSeptember 4, 2019
DHS issues final rule amending the regulatory definition of "temporary lawful status" at 6 CFR 37.3 to allow citizens of Freely Associated States residing in the United States to be eligible for full-term REAL ID driver's licenses and identification cards. This final rule was promulgated in response to the REAL ID Modification for Freely Associated States Act, Pub. L. No. 115-323 (Dec. 17, 2018).
[ID #812]DHS Final Rule Regarding REAL ID Licenses for Citizens of Freely Associated States
Effective DateSeptember 4, 2019
Subsequent Trump-Era and Court Action(s)
September 12, 2019
Corrected final rule of REAL ID
On September 12, 2019, DHS issued a minor correction to this final rule, modifying a citation in footnote 9.View Document