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US recognizes five-year extension of validity for Venezuelan passports

  1. Original 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]

    The United States Supports Extension of Validity for Venezuelan Passports
  2. Effective Date

    June 7, 2019

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: CBP USCIS Bureau of Consular Affairs


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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