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White House releases details on border security principles and policies

  1. Original Date Announced

    October 8, 2017

    The White House released information on President Trump’s border security principles and policies, including the construction of a border wall, the prompt removal of minors and relatives crossing the border without authorization, the tightening of asylum standards, and the expanded use of expedited removal along with faster immigration court proceedings. [ID #285]

    White House Fact Sheet: Secure the Border by Deterring and Swiftly Removing Illegal Entrants
  2. Effective Date

    October 8, 2017

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Presidential Orders
Subject Matter: Border
Agencies Affected: CBP ICE USCIS EOIR

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