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DHS issues extensive Q&A on EO 13767, including on the border wall, targeting child smuggling, and increasing ICE's detention capacity

  1. Date Announced

    Feb. 21, 2017

    DHS Q&A of 28 questions addresses border wall prototypes and 287(g) expansion. It also specifies that DHS will target noncitizens for "facilitat[ing] the smuggling or trafficking of alien children into the United States," including the parents or guardians of unaccompanied children. Document states that ICE has increased its detention capacity by approximately 1,100 beds and adds that sensitive locations policy is unchanged. [ID #254]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Feb. 21, 2017
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Border Detention Interior
Agencies Affected: CBP ICE USCIS

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