El Salvador TPS EADs Extended Through Sept. 9

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) previously extended all Employment Authorization Documents (EADs) issued under the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for El Salvador designation that were expiring on Sept. 9, 2016, to be valid through March 9, 2017. That was a 6-month extension. DHS automatically extended the validity of the previously extended EADs for an additional 6 months, through Sept. 9, 2017 to avoid gaps in work authorization.

Find more details on these automatically extended EADs for beneficiaries of TPS for El Salvador in the Federal Register. Additional information on TPS for El Salvador is available at www.uscis.gov/tps. Employers verifying or reverifying the employment eligibility of employees who are TPS beneficiaries from El Salvador should refer to the Temporary Protected Status page on I-9 Central. Read USCIS Web Alert.

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