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CBP releases interim procedures on notification of a death in custody

  1. Date Announced

    Dec. 17, 2018

    CBP releases interim procedures on how the agency is to notify about deaths of individuals in its custody. The procedures are categorized by number of hours following the death, and include intra-DHS notification, notices to other branches, notices to consultates, and notices to the public and media. [ID #367]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Dec. 17, 2018
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Detention Border
Agencies Affected: CBP

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