Executive Order 13788: Buy American and Hire American   [open pdf - 176KB]

Alternate Title: EO 13788: Buy American and Hire American

From the "Policy" section: "It shall be the policy of the executive branch to buy American and hire American. (a) 'Buy American Laws'. In order to promote economic and national security and to help stimulate economic growth, create good jobs at decent wages, strengthen our middle class, and support the American manufacturing and defense industrial bases, it shall be the policy of the executive branch to maximize, consistent with law, through terms and conditions of Federal financial assistance awards and Federal procurements, the use of goods, products, and materials produced in the United States. (b) 'Hire American'. In order to create higher wages and employment rates for workers in the United States, and to protect their economic interests, it shall be the policy of the executive branch to rigorously enforce and administer the laws governing entry into the United States of workers from abroad, including section 212(a)(5) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1182(a)(5))."

Report Number:Executive Order 13788; EO 13788
Author:Trump, Donald, 1946-
Publisher:United States. Office of the Federal Register
Series:Presidential Executive Orders
Presidential Executive Orders [Donald Trump]
Copyright:Public Domain
Retrieved From:Federal Register: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/browse/collection.action?collectionCode=FR
Media Type:application/pdf
Source:Federal Register (April 21, 2017), v.82 no.76, p.18837-18839
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