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Executive Order 13780: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, Initial Section 11 Report   [open pdf - 231KB]

Alternate Title: EO 13780: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States, Initial Section 11 Report

"On March 6, 2017, President Donald J. Trump issued Executive Order 13780, 'Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States,' which declared that 'it is the policy of the United States to protect its citizens from terrorist attacks, including those committed by foreign nationals,' and directed a series of actions to enhance the security of the American people. The actions directed by Executive Order 13780 have--among other things--raised the baseline for the vetting and screening of foreign nationals, improved our ability to prevent the entry of malicious actors, and enhanced t he security of the American people. Most of the critical national security enhancements implemented and effectuated as a result of Executive Order 13780 are classified in nature, and will remain so to prevent malicious actors from exploiting our immigration system. However, to 'be more transparent with the American people and to implement more effectively policies and practices that serve the national interest,' Section 11 of Executive Order 13780 requires the Secretary of Homeland Security, in consultation with the Attorney General, to collect and make publicly available the following information..."

Publisher:United States. Department of Justice
United States. Department of Homeland Security
Date:2018-01
Copyright:Public Domain
Retrieved From:Department of Justice: https://www.justice.gov/
Format:pdf
Media Type:application/pdf
URL:https://www.hsdl.org/?view&did=807132
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