Real ID Deadline Delayed – Again – Until 2025

Department of Homeland Security cites ‘lingering impacts’ of Covid-19 pandemic
The US Department of Homeland Security building building is seen in Washington, DC, on July 22, 2019. (Photo by Alastair Pike / AFP) (Photo by ALASTAIR PIKE/AFP via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • The full enforcement of Real ID security standards has been delayed by Homeland Security until May 2025.
  • The Real ID Act was initially supposed to go into effect in 2008 but has been continuously delayed since then.
  • Most recently, the rule had been slated to go into effect in May 2023.

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