Date AnnouncedJan. 19, 2021
President Trump issued a presidential memorandum deferring the removal of Venezuelan nationals present in the United States as of January 20, 2021.
See Biden administration action below.View Policy Document
Effective Date of ChangeJan. 20, 2021
Biden Administration ActionMarch 9, 2021
This Biden administration action provides guidance for Venezuelans to apply for work authorization under DED and designates Venezuela for TPS.
DED and employment authorization for noncitizens covered under DED for Venezuela is effective through July 20, 2022.Designation of Venezuela for Temporary Protected Status and Implementation of Employment Authorization for Venezuelans Covered by Deferred Enforced Departure
Type of Action: Presidential Orders
Subject Matter: Enforcement
Agencies Affected: DHS