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President Trump proposes further reduction in funding for E-verify

  1. Original Date Announced

    February 10, 2020

    After an 8% cut in funding to E-verify in fiscal 2020, the Administration proposes a further 3% cut to $118 million for fiscal 2021. ID #1028

    FY 2021 USCIS Budget in Brief
  3. Biden Administration Action: Modified

    May 28, 2021

    DHS USCIS Budget Overview, Fiscal 2022

    This Biden administration action expands upon the Trump-era policy identified in this entry.

    The Administration's fiscal 2022 budget proposes a further decrease of $3.28 million for the USCIS verification program.

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Current Status

Fully in Effect

Most Recent Action

May 28, 2021 Action: Modified DHS USCIS Budget Overview, Fiscal 2022
May 28, 2021
Acted on by Biden Administration

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Proposed
Trump Administration Action: Legislation
Subject Matter: Employment Verification
Agencies Affected: USCIS


Trump-Era Policy Documents
Biden Administration Policy Documents

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