Presidential Memorandum on Excluding Undocumented Immigrants from the Apportionment Base Following the 2020 Census

President Trump issued a memo on 7/21/20 to the Secretary of Commerce noting that for the purpose of the reapportionment of representatives following the 2020 census, any immigrants who are not in a lawful immigration status under the INA will be excluded from the apportionment base. (85 FR 44679, 7/23/20)

Memorandum of July 21, 2020

Excluding Illegal Aliens From the Apportionment Base Following the 2020 Census

Memorandum for the Secretary of Commerce

Note: This Presidential Memorandum was revoked on January 20, 2021.

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Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20072100.

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