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53.4 Production and Delivery.
The refugee travel document shall be issued on Form I-571. The Nebraska Service Center uses a computer program to print the RTDs. This I-131 program automatically pulls the data from CLAIMS pertaining to the application. This data must be verified and updated as necessary prior to printing the RTD.
Examine the RTD carefully before delivery to insure that the validity date and all notations are correct, and that the photograph is attached and stamped properly. (The following blocks on the RTD need not be completed: country of claimed nationality, eyes, hair, height and visible scars and marks.) A photograph on an RTD should conform to the same requirements for issuance of Form I-551. Since any erasure or alteration renders the RTD null and void, a permit containing an erasure or alteration shall not be
When a refugee travel document is to be delivered abroad, it shall be forwarded to a DHS office abroad if one is located where delivery is to be made; other wise, it shall be forwarded to a United States embassy or consulate. The refugee travel document shall be accompanied by Form G-94, and shall be forwarded abroad by registered mail.