21 March 2020 – Barred all non-essential travel across Mexican and Canadian borders

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Type of Intervention: Border measures
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Level of Jurisdiction: Federal
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Overview: The U.S. Department of Homeland Security reached an agreement with Mexico and Canada to limit border crossings to essential travel only for 30 days, at which point the policy will be reviewed.
Full details here: https://www.dhs.gov/news/2020/03/23/fact-sheet-dhs-measures-border-limit-further-spread-coronavirus