Original Date AnnouncedJanuary 11, 2021
Prior to stepping down from office, former DHS Acting Secretary Chad Wolf issued an order designating the order of succession for the Secretary of Homeland Security. The order is effective January 11, 2021, at 11:59 pm (ET).
[ID #1297]DHS Issues Order Designating the Order of Succession for DHS Secretary
Effective DateJanuary 11, 2021
Current StatusFully in Effect
Original Trump Policy StatusStatus: Final/ActualTrump Administration Action: Agency DirectiveSubject Matter: Enforcement Humanitarian
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