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DOS announces end of bilateral investment treaty with Ecuador and limits future E-2 visas for Ecuadorians

  1. Original Date Announced

    May 5, 2018

    The Government of Ecuador has delivered to the United States a notice of termination for the bilateral investment treaty between the two countries. As a result, the treaty terminates as of May 18, 2018, except that it will continue to apply for another 10 years to investments made or acquired prior to the date of termination (May 18, 2018) and to which the treaty otherwise applies. [ID #720]

    Federal Register Notice: DOS Notice of Termination of United States-Ecuador Bilateral Investment Treaty
  2. Effective Date

    May 18, 2018

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Program Termination
Agencies Affected: USCIS Bureau of Consular Affairs

Pre Trump-Era Policies


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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