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COVID-19: CBP offers extension for Visa Waiver Program travelers

  1. Date Announced

    April 17, 2020

    COVID-19: CBP allows Visa Waiver Program travelers granted satisfactory departure (a discretionary benefit available to those unable to depart due to extraordinary circumstances) to apply for a 30-day extension if they remain unable to depart the U.S. due to COVID-19. [ID #785]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    April 17, 2020
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: CBP USCIS

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