Original Date AnnouncedMarch 11, 2020
DHS extends the designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status from March 18, 2020 through September 17, 2021. This notice of extension was signed by Acting Secretary Wolf.
[ID #124]Extension of the Designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status
Effective DateMarch 18, 2020
Biden Administration Action: Approved/RetainedJuly 19, 2021
2021.07.19 Extension and Re-Designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status
This Biden administration action continues the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.
On July 19, 2021, in light of the "ongoing conflict and worsening humanitarian crisis" in Somalia, Secretary Myorkas announced the extension and re-designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status through March 17, 2023.View Document