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USCIS issues policy guidance on Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness law

  1. Date Announced

    April 7, 2020

    USCIS issues guidance in Policy Manual regarding eligibility requirements, filing, and adjudication of adjustment of status applications based on the Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness (LRIF) law. [ID #668]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    April 7, 2020
  3. Subsequent Action

    December 31, 2020

    USCIS announces that the deadline to file for adjustment of status has been extended from one year to two, pursuant to the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, Sec. 901., Extension of Period for Adjustment of Status for Certain Liberian Nationals. The new deadline is December 20, 2021.

    Liberian Refugee Immigration Fairness (LRIF) Extended
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Immigrant Visas
Agencies Affected: USCIS

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