When does the REAL ID Act go into effect?

The Act goes into effect on October 1, 2021. To comply with the Act, Fermilab is taking certain actions now, including relating to its badging process for employees, users, authorized guests, scientist emeritus, retired guests and subcontractors. Beginning Oct 1, 2021, access to non-public areas will be allowed only to Fermilab badged personnel or those escorted by badged personnel.