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US recognizes five-year extension of validity for Venezuelan passports

  1. Date Announced

    June 7, 2019

    On June 7, 2019 the Venezuelan National Assembly published a decree extending the validity of Venezuelan passports for an additional five years past their printed date of expiration. The United States recognizes this extension of passport validity for visa issuance and other consular purposes. Customs and Border Protection will likewise recognize the passports covered by this decree. [ID #757]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    June 7, 2019
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: CBP USCIS Bureau of Consular Affairs

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