Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak
Proclamation 10014 of April 22, 2020
At first, Proclamation 10014 took place on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. President Donald Trump suspended an entry of all aliens who was about to come and work in the United States under nonimmigrant and immigrant categories (with some exceptions) for the 60 days period
Proclamation of June 22, 2020
Donald Trump signed and executive order stating the continuation of Proclamation 10014 which should expire on December 31 unless other is noted
Who is under suspension and limitation on entry?
- an H-1B or H-2B visa, and any alien accompanying or following to join such alien;
- a J visa, to the extent the alien is participating in an intern, trainee, teacher, camp counselor, au pair, or summer work travel program, and any alien accompanying or following to join such alien; and
- an L visa, and any alien accompanying or following to join such alien
- immigrants who does not have any other document besides Visa
Who can enter the United States despite the Proclamation 10014?
- any lawful permanent resident of the United States (Green Card);
- any alien who is the spouse or child of a United States citizen;
- any alien seeking to enter the United States to provide temporary labor or services essential to the United States food supply chain; and
- any alien whose entry would be in the national interest as determined by the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Homeland Security, or their respective designees
The continuation of this Proclamation is effective starting Wednesday, June 24, 2020