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

  1. Original 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]

    CBP offers extension to Visa Waiver Program travelers
  2. Effective Date

    April 17, 2020

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: CBP USCIS


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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