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Notification of CDC Order Suspending the Introduction of Persons from a Country Where Communicable Disease Exists

3/24/20 AILA Doc. No. 20032092. Admissions & Border

Notification of a CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) order suspending the introduction into the United States of persons from a country where a communicable disease exists, due to the existence of COVID-19 in certain foreign countries. The order is effective at 11:59 pm (ET) on 3/20/20. The order does not apply to United States citizens, lawful permanent residents, persons from foreign countries who hold valid travel documents, or persons from foreign countries in the visa waiver program who are not subject to travel restrictions. (85 FR 16567, 3/24/20)


42 CFR Part 71

Order Suspending Introduction of Persons From a Country Where a Communicable Disease Exists

AGENCY: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

ACTION: Notification of order.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20032092.