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Part VI The Secretary of State and the Attorney General are hereby authorized to make such additional rules and regulations, not inconsistent with this order, as may be deemed necessary for carrying out the provisions of this order and the statutes mentioned herein.

PART VII This order shall take effect immediately and shall supersede the provisions of Executive Order No. 6986 of March 9, 1935, entitled "Documents Required of Aliens Entering the United States” (p. 250], but shall not supersede Executive Order No. 4049 of July 14, 1924, entitled "Documents Required of Aliens Entering the United States on Airships" [p. 230), or Executive Order No. 7797 of January 26, 1938, entitled “Documents Required of Bona Fide Alien Seamen Entering the United States" [p. 253]."

IMMIGRATION QUOTAS

(President's proclamation No. 2283 of April 28, 1938) The following supersedes the President's proclamation of June 16, 1933, No. 2048:

Whereas the Acting Secretary of State, the Secretary of Commerce, and the Attorney General have reported to the President that pursuant to the duty imposed and the authority conferred upon them in and by sections 11 and 12 of the Immigration Act approved May 26, 1924 (48 Stat. 161), they jointly have made the revision provided for in section 12 of the said act and have fixed the quota of each respective nationality in accordance therewith to be as hereinafter set forth:

Now, therefore, I, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States of America, acting under and by virtue of the power in me vested by the aforesaid act of Congress, do hereby proclaim and make known that the annual quota of each nationality effective for the remainder of the fiscal year ending June 30, 1938, and for each fiscal year thereafter, has been determined in accordance with the law to be, and shall be, as follows: Country or area

Quota
Country or arca

Quota Afghanistan 100 Belgium

1, 804 Albania 100 Bhutan.

100 Andorra. 100 Bulgaria

100 Arabian peninsula (except

Cameroons (British Muscat, Aden Settlement

date)

100 and Protectorate, and

Cameroun (French
Saudi Arabia)

100
date)

100 Australia (including Tas

China mania, Papua, and all is

Czechoslovakia

2, 874 lands appertaining to Aus

Danzig, Free City of_

100 tralla) 100 Denmark...

1, 181

man

man

100 %

* Executive Order No. 7865 of April 12, 1038 (3 F. R. 763), has been superseded by Executive Order No. 8029 of December 27, 1938 (3 F. R. 8177 BI). However, Executive Order No. 7865 may have effect in deportation cases of allens who did not have the documents required by this Executive Order at the time of their arrival, See also Executive Orders No. 8029 (December 27, 1938), p. 258, No. 8430 (June 8, 1941), p.

8), R. 269, and Executive Order 9:52 200 m ePresidential Proclamation 2523 (Nov. 14, 1941:

(June 15, 1943), D. 284, for documentary requirements during other periods subsequent to April 12, 1938.

* See p. 288 for full text of Presidential Proclamation No. 2603 of February 8, 1944, prescribing an additional annual quota of 108 for Chinese, under the Act of Dec. 17.

Country or area
Quota Country or area

Quota Egypt.

100 Palestine (with Trans-JorEstonia

116 dan) (British mandate) -- 100 Ethiopia (Abyssinia) 100 Poland

6, 524 Finland 569 Portugal

440 France.

3,086 Ruanda and Urundi (BelGermany 27, 370 gian mandate)

100 Great Britain and No rn

Rumania

877 Ireland.

65, 721 Samoa, Western (mandate Greece_. 307 of New Zealand)

100 Hungary 869 San Marino.

100 Iceland, 100 Saudi Arabia.

100 India

100
Siam.---

100 Iran

100 South Africa, Union of..--- 100 Iraq

100 South-West Africa (mandate Ireland (Eire).

17,853 of the Union of South Italy 6, 802 Africa)

100 Japan. 100 Spain --

252 Latvia 236 Sweden

8, 314 Liberia. 100 Switzerland

1, 707 Llechtenstein

100 Syria and the Lebanon Lithuanla

886 (French mandate)----- 123 Luxemburg

100 Tanganyika Territory (BritMenaco. 100 ish mandate) --

100 Morocco (French and Span

Togoland (British manIsh zones and Tangler). 100 date)

100 Muscat (Oman)--

100 Togoland (French Nauru (British mandate). 100 date)

100 Nepal 100 Turkey

226 Netherlands

3, 153 Union of Soviet Socialist New Guinea, Territory of

Republics

2, 712 (including appertaining 19

Yap and other Pacific islands) (Australian man

lands under Japanese mandate) 100 date --

100 New Zealand. 100 Yugoslavia

845 Norway

2, 377 The immigration quotas assigned to the various countries and the quota areas are designed solely for purposes of compliance with the pertinent provisions of the Immigration Act of 1924 and are not to be regarded as having any significance extraneous to this object.

This proclamation shall take effect immediately, and shall supersede Proclamation No. 2048 of June 16, 1933.

In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the United States to be affixed.

Done at the City of Washington this 28th day of April, in the year of our Lord "nineteen hundred and thirty-eight, and of the Independence of the United States of America the one hundred and sixty-second.

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DOCUMENTS REQUIRED OF ALIENS ENTERING THE

UNITED STATES
FROM DECEMBER 27, 1938, TO JUNE 6, 1940

(Executive Order No. 8029 of December 27, 1988) The following supersedes Executive Order of April 12, 1938, No. 7865 :

By virtue of and pursuant to the authority vested in me by the act of May 22, 1918 (40 Stat. 559), as extended by the act of March 2, 1921 (41 Stat. 1205–1217), I hereby prescribe the following regulations pertaining to documents required of aliens entering the United States (which regulations shall be applicable to Chinese and to Philippine citizens who are not citizens of the United States except as may be otherwise provided by special laws and regulations governing the entry of such persons):

PART I 1. Nonimmigrants must present unexpired passports or official documents in the nature of passports issued by the governments of the countries to which they owe allegiance or other travel documents showing their origin and identity, as prescribed in regulations issued by the Secretary of State, and valid passport visas, except in the following cases:

(a) A nonimmigrant alien coming within a category and domiciled in a country, island, or territory of the Western Hemi. sphere, specified in regulations issued by the Secretary of State, passing in transit through the United States or entering the United States temporarily.

(6) A nonimmigrant alien lawfully admitted into the United States who later goes in transit from one part of the United States to another through foreign contiguous territory.

(c) A nonimmigrant alien child born subsequent to the issuance of the passport visa of an accompanying parent, the visa not having expired.

(d) An alien who has previously been legally admitted into the United States with a diplomatic visa or with a passport visa as a nonimmigrant as defined by section 8 (1) or section 8 (6) of the Immigration Act of 1924 (43 Stat. 153, 154), and who has departed temporarily therefrom and returned within six months, not having proceeded to any place outside the countries, islands, and territories of the Western Hemisphere specified in regulations issued by the Secretary of State, and not having relinquished the status in which he was originally admitted.

2. A nonimmigrant alien not included in any of the foregoing exceptions who is passing in transit through the United States may present, in lieu of a passport visa, a transit certificate granted by an authorized officer of the United States.

3. A nonimmigrant alien not included in any of the exceptions specified in the preceding paragraphs who enters the United States for a period not exceeding ten days, landing temporarily while the vessel on which he is a passenger is in port or crossing the border, entering and departing via the same port of entry, may present, in lieu of a passport visa, a limited entry certificate granted by an authorized officer of the United States.

4. The Secretary of State is authorized in his discretion to waive the passport and visa requirements in cases of emergency for nonimmigrants, except that the Governor of the Virgin Islands is authorized in his discretion to waive the requirements in cases of emergency for nonimmigrant aliens applying for admission at a port of entry of the Virgin Islands.

0. No passport visa, transit certificate, or landing certificate shall be granted to an alien whose entry would be contrary to the public safety.

PART II 1. Immigrants must present unexpired passports, or official documents in the nature of passports, issued by the governments of the countries to which they owo allegiance, or other travel documents showing their origin and identity, prescribed in regulations is. sued by the Secretary of State, and valid immigration visas granted by the consular officers of the United States in accordance with the requirements of the Immigration Act of 1924 and the regulations issued thereunder, except in the following cases:

(a) An alien immigrant child born subsequent to the issuance of the immigration visa of an accompanying parent, the visa not having expired.

(6) An alien immigrant child born during the temporary visit abroad of an alien mother who has previously been legally admitted into the United States for permanent residence, under such regulations as may be prescribed.

(0) An alien immigrant who has previously been legally admitted into the United States for permanent residence, has departed temporarily therefrom and returned within six months, not having proceeded to any place outside the countries, islands, and territories of the Western Hemisphere specified in regulations issued by the Secretary of State.

(d) An alien immigrant who has previously been legally admitted into the United States for permanent residence, reentering from a journey beginning in an American port, without transshipment from the original vessel to another vessel.

(e) An alien immigrant who has previously been legally admitted into the United States for permanent residence, has departed therefrom and has returned from a temporary visit abroad, and who presents an unexpired permit to reenter, issued pursuant to section 10 of the Immigration Act of 1924.

2. An alien who has previously been legally admitted into the United States as a nonquota immigrant student, has departed temporarily therefrom and returned within six months, not having proceeded to any place outside the countries, islands, and territories of the Western Hemisphere specified in regulations issued by the Secretary of State and not having relinquished his student status, may reenter without an immigration visa.

8. An immigrant Spanish national who on April 11, 1899 (whether adult or minor), was a bona fide resident of Puerto Rico or adjacent islands which comprise the Province of Puerto Rico, and who, in conformity with article IX of the treaty between the United States and Spain of April 11, 1899, has preserved his allogiance to Spain, may present a passport visa, in lieu of an immigration visa, for entry into Puerto Rico. Such aliens may be admitted into Puerto Rico without regard to the provisions of the Immigration Act of 1924, except section 23. (Act of May 26, 1926, ch. 400, 44 Stat. 657.)

4. In such classes of cases and under such conditions as may by regulations be prescribed, the immigration visa requirements may be waived, under section 13 (b) of the Immigration Act of 1924, and the passport requirements may also be waived, for an alien immigrant who has previously been legally admitted into the United States for permanent residence, has departed therefrom, and is returning from a temporary visit abroad.

8. In such classes of cases and under such conditions as may by regulations be prescribed by the Secretary of State, the passport requirements may be waived for any immigrant.

PART III · The Executive Secretary of the Panama Canal is hereby authorized to issue passport visas, transit certificates, landing certificates, and immigration visas to aliens coming to the United States from the Canal Zone. The Governor of American Samoa is hereby authorized to issue passport visas, transit certificates, landing certificates, and immigration visas to aliens coming to the United States from American Samoa. The Governor of Guam is hereby authorized to issue passport visas, transit certificates, landing certificates, and immigration visas to aliens coming to the United States from Guam

PART IV The documentary requirements for aliens applying for admission into American possessions outside the United States are to be prescribed by the competent authorities in such possessions, except in the case of the Philippine Islands, which are covered by separate Executive order.

PART V The definitions contained in section 28 of the Immigration Act of 1924 shall be regarded as applicable to this order, except as otherwise specified herein.

PART VI The Secretary of State and the Attorney General are hereby authorized to make such additional rules and regulations, not inconsistent with this order, as may be deemed necessary for carrying out the provisions of this order and the statutes mentioned herein.

PART VII This order shall take effect immediately and shall supersede the provisions of Executive Order No. 7865 of April 12, 1938, entitled, *Documents Required of Aliens Entering the United States (p. 254], but shall not supersede Executive Order No. 4049 of July 14, 1924, entitled, "Documents Required of Aliens Entering the United States on Airships" [p. 230), or Executive Order No. 7797 of January 26, 1938, entitled, “Documents Required of Bona Fide Alien Seamen Entering the United States” (p. 253].28

* Executive Order No. 8029 of December 27, 1988 (3 F. R. 8177 DI), has been superseded by Executive Order No. 8430 (6 F. R. 2146). However, Executive Order No. 8029 may have effect in deportation cases of aliens who did not have the documents required by this Executive Order at the time of their arrival. See also Executive Orders No. 8430 (June 6, 1940), p. 263, No. 8766 (June 3, 1941), p. 286, Presidential Proclamation 2028 (Nov. 14, 1941), p. 269, and Executive Order 0852 (June 16, 1943). p. 284, for documentary requirements for the periode subsequent to December 27, 1988

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