Presidential Proclamation Suspending the Entry of Certain Immigrants into the United States - What You Should Know

April 24, 2020

The following article was written by Wyatt’s Glen Krebs on behalf the American Immigration Lawyers Association (“AILA”). The AILA is the national bar association of immigration lawyers comprised of over 15,000 members located in every state in the United States and worldwide.

Here’s What We Know

On April 22, 2020, President Trump issued a proclamation suspending the entry of any individual seeking to enter the United States as an immigrant who:

  • Is outside the United States on the effective date of the proclamation;
  • Does not have a valid immigrant visa as of April 23, 2020; and
  • Does not have a valid official travel document as of April 23, 2020, or issued on any date thereafter.

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