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DOJ Authorizes DHS to Begin Collecting DNA Samples from Certain Immigration Detainees

3/6/20 AILA Doc. No. 20030636. Detention & Bond, Removal & Relief
DOJ issued a final rule to implement the Attorney General’s authority, provided by the DNA Fingerprint Act of 2005, to direct DHS to collect DNA samples from certain non-U.S. persons it detains. The DNA samples will be entered into the FBI’s Combined DNA Index System (CODIS).
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 20030636.