31 January 2020 – Restricted/suspended entry of foreign nationals present in China

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Executive Office, Police and Interior Affairs, Transportation, Immigration
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: Federal
Lead People/Agency: President

Overview: President Trump issues order limiting entry of foreign nationals who have been in China during previous 14 days
Full details here: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/proclamation-suspension-entry-immigrants-nonimmigrants-persons-pose-risk-transmitting-2019-novel-coronavirus/

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government, National – other
Evidence/Justification: The formal announcement cited CDC, later, news reports cited an internal memo from Trade Adviser Peter Navarro: https://www.axios.com/exclusive-navarro-deaths-coronavirus-memos-january-da3f08fb-dce1-4f69-89b5-ea048f8382a9.html