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DHS Punishes NY Over Green Light Law - "Just Irrational"
Posted on 6 Feb 2020 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Caroline Kelly, CNN, Feb. 6, 2020 "The acting secretary of Homeland Security announced on Wednesday that New York state residents can no longer participate in certain Trusted Traveler Programs, including Global Entry, due to provisions in the state's... Read More

Pilot Pedestrian Ready Lane Coming to Otay Mesa
Posted on 6 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials will open a pilot pedestrian Ready Lane at the Otay Mesa port of entry on February 23. Similar to the existing vehicle Ready Lanes, any traveler with an approved document that has Radio Frequency... Read More

Advance Copy of CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry to Additional Airports
Posted on 24 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"CBP is expanding the Global Entry program to include the following eight additional airports: • Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Baltimore, Maryland (BWI); • John Wayne Airport, Santa Ana, California... Read More

Advance Copy of CBP Final Rule: Establishment of Global Entry Program
Posted on 3 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This final rule adopts, with some changes, a notice of proposed rulemaking published in the Federal Register on November 19, 2009, which proposed establishing an international trusted traveler program called Global Entry. This voluntary program... Read More

CBP Final Rule: Establishment of Global Entry Program
Posted on 5 Feb 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This final rule adopts, with some changes, a notice of proposed rulemaking published in the Federal Register on November 19, 2009, which proposed establishing an international trusted traveler program called Global Entry. This voluntary program... Read More

Advance Copy of CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry
Posted on 8 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has established the Global Entry international trusted traveler program at most major U.S. airports. Global Entry allows pre-approved, low-risk participants expedited entry into the United States using Global... Read More

CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry to DEN, PHX, CLT, MSP
Posted on 24 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"CBP is expanding the Global Entry program to include the following four additional airports: St. Paul International Airport, Minneapolis, Minnesota (MSP); Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina (CLT); Phoenix Sky Harbor... Read More

DHS, Loews Hotels Partner on Global Entry, Pre-Check
Posted on 24 Sep 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano today traveled to New York to join U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Deputy Commissioner David V. Aguilar, Loews Hotels & Resorts Chairman Jonathan Tisch, and Loews Hotels & Resorts... Read More

CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry Eligibility to All Citizens of the United Kingdom
Posted on 12 Jul 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 133 / Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - "This document announces that CBP is concluding the pilot and expanding eligibility in the Global Entry program to include all British citizens with a valid United Kingdom passport documenting... Read More

Global Entry Program Expands to Four Additional Airports
Posted on 5 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) today announced the initial expansion of the Global Entry program to four additional airports: Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport, Minneapolis, Minn. March 5; Charlotte Douglas International... Read More

Tags: global entry , cbp

CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry to Additional Airports
Posted on 25 Jun 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"The Global Entry international trusted traveler program allows pre-approved, low-risk participants expedited entry into the United States using Global Entry kiosks located at designated airports. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) previously... Read More

Advance Copy of CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry to DEN, PHX, CLT, MSP
Posted on 23 Mar 2012 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"CBP is expanding the Global Entry program to include the following four additional airports: St. Paul International Airport, Minneapolis, Minnesota (MSP); Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina (CLT); Phoenix Sky Harbor... Read More

ESTA Updated re Somalia, Libya, Yemen and Global Entry
Posted on 1 Jul 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 117 / Friday, June 17, 2016 - "DHS/CBP is updating this system of records notice, last published on February 23, 2016 (81 FR 8979), to modify the scope of the system of records to reflect that the Secretary of Homeland... Read More

CBP Notice: Expansion of Global Entry Eligibility to Certain Citizens of the Republic Of Korea, the Federal Republic of Germany, the State of Qatar, and the United Kingdom
Posted on 9 Aug 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"This document announces that CBP is expanding eligibility for Global Entry to include citizens of the Republic of Korea who are participants in the Smart Entry System (SES), a trusted traveler program in the Republic of Korea; a limited number of... Read More

Tags: global entry , cbp

CBP Notices: Global Entry
Posted on 11 Jan 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Expansion of Global Entry Eligibility to Citizens of the Republic of Panama - "This document announces that CBP is expanding eligibility for Global Entry to include citizens of the Republic of Panama. All of these individuals must otherwise satisfy... Read More