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DHS notice that Acting Secretary has waived certain legal requirements to construct the border wall in Starr County, Texas.

  1. Original Date Announced

    April 15, 2020

    DHS notice that the Acting Secretary has determined, pursuant to IIRIRA § 102, that it is necessary to waive certain laws, regulations, and other legal requirements to "ensure the expeditious construction" of barriers and roads around the US-Mexico Border in Starr County, TX. [ID #842]

    DHS Notice of Determination Waiving Legal Requirements to Build Wall in Starr County TX
  2. Effective Date

    April 15, 2020

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Agency Directive
Subject Matter: Border
Agencies Affected: DHS CBP

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