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COVID-19: POTUS issues proclamation suspending entry of immigrants and nonimmigrants previously physically present in China

  1. Date Announced

    Jan. 31, 2020

    POTUS issues 212(f) proclamation, temporarily restricting travel of individuals physically present in China in the 14-period preceding their entry or attempted entry into the United States. The proclamation allows the DHS Secretary to facilitate orderly medical screening and quarantine of individuals exposed to COVID-19.

    [ID #826]

    View Policy Document
  2. Effective Date of Change

    Feb. 2, 2020
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Presidential Orders
Agencies Affected: DHS DOS

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