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COVID-19: CBP/TSA restrict arrivals of flights carrying persons traveling from Iran

  1. Date Announced

    March 4, 2020

    COVID-19: CBP/TSA direct all inbound flights carrying persons who have recently traveled from, or were otherwise present within Iran, to designated airports to focus public health resources and enhanced screening procedures accordingly. The designated airports are: JFK Airport in New York; O'Hare Airport in Chicago; San Francisco International Airport; Seattle-Tacoma International Airport; Inouye International Airport in Hawaii; Los Angeles International Airport; Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport; Washington-Dulles Airport; Newark Airport; Dallas/Forth Worth International Airport; and Detroit Metropolitan Airport.

    [ID #831]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    March 2, 2020
  3. Subsequent Action

    September 14, 2020

    On September 14, 2020, CBP/TSA terminated arrival restrictions.

    CBP TSA - Notification of Termination of Arrival Restrictions
Status: Rescinded
Type of Action: Change in Practice
Subject Matter: Enforcement
Agencies Affected: CBP TSA

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