Original Date AnnouncedApril 18, 2017
Presidential Executive Order 13788 directs the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, the Secretary of Labor, and the Secretary of Homeland Security to suggest reforms as soon as possible to help ensure that H-1B visas are awarded to the most-skilled or highest-paid petition beneficiaries. [ID #471]Presidential Executive Order on Buy American and Hire American
Effective DateApril 18, 2017
Biden Administration Action: Revoked/ReplacedJanuary 25, 2021
Executive Order Ensuring the Future Is Made in All of America by All of America’s Workers
This Biden administration policy revokes in its entirety the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.
On January 25, 2021, President Biden issued an executive order titled "Ensuring the Future Is Made in All of America by All of America's Workers" that revoked EO 13788.View Document
Trump-Era Policy Documents