Department of Homeland Security Implementation Memos 2017

On February 21, 2017 Secretary John Kelly issued two memoranda to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) workforce providing further direction to implement the recent executive orders on border security and enforcement of the immigration laws.

In accordance with the Department’s commitment to be transparent with the American people, and to more effectively implement policies and practices that serve the national interest and protect the homeland, consolidated information regarding DHS operations in relation to the executive orders is available at www.dhs.gov/executive-orders-protecting-homeland.

IMPLEMENTATION MEMOS

February 20, 2017: Implementing the President’s Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvement Policies

February 20, 2017: Enforcement of the Immigration Laws to Serve the National Interest

Fact Sheets

Fact Sheet: Executive Order: Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements

February 21, 2017: Fact Sheet: Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States

February 21, 2017: Q&A: DHS Implementation of the Executive Order on Border Security and Immigration Enforcement

February 21, 2017: Q&A: DHS Implementation of the Executive Order on Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior Of the United States

Press Releases

February 21, 2017: Secretary Kelly Issues Implementation Memoranda on Border Security and Interior Enforcement Executive Orders