USCIS News Release: Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Validity Extended for TPS El Salvador Beneficiaries
Employment Authorization Document (EAD) Validity Extended for TPS El Salvador Beneficiaries
Release Date: March 6, 2017
What you need to know:
On July 8, 2016, DHS extended the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for El Salvador for 18 months. As a result, DHS automatically extended EADs issued to El Salvadorians based on TPS until March 9, 2017.
USCIS is now automatically extending these EADs for an additional 6 months, through September 9, 2017.
Click here for the full press release, including who is eligible to file for TPS and the filing period, from USCIS.