Do you know the 17 executive orders signed by Biden on 1st day in office?
Do you know the 17 executive orders signed by Biden on 1st day in office? If you do not, then read the full list of 17 executive orders signed by President Joe Biden on day one as president of the United States of America and thank Senator Dino Melaye for providing them to ElombahNews.
See full list of the 17 executive orders below:
1 Executive order on mask/coronavirus
This mandates the use of masks and physical distancing in federal buildings, on federal lands and by govt contractors, and urges states and local govts to do the same
2. Order on WHO
This stops the United States’ withdrawal from the (WHO) as earlier directed by Trump.
3. Order on COVID-19 response
This creates the position of COVID-19 Response Coordinator who will report directly to Biden and manage efforts to produce and distribute vaccines
4. Order on nationwide moratorium
Extends the existing nationwide moratorium on evictions and foreclosures until at least March 31.
5. Order on student loan
Extends the existing pause on student loan payments & interest 4 Americans with federal student loans until at least Sept 30
6. Order on Paris climate accord
Reversing Trump’s decision, rejoins the Paris climate accord, a process that will take 30 days.
7. Order on Keystone XL pipeline
Cancels Keystone XL pipeline & directs agencies to review and reverse more than 100 Trump actions on the environment.
8. Order on racial equity
This rescinds the Trump administration’s 1776 Commission, directs agencies to review their actions to ensure racial equity.
9. Executive order on gender equity
This prevents workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity
10. Order on census
Non-citizens to be included in the Census & apportionment of congressional reps, reversing Trump’s policy.
11.Order on immigration
Fortifies Deferred Action 4 Childhood Arrivals after Trump’s efforts to undo protections 4 undocumented people brought in as kids
12. Order on some passport holders
This reverses the Trump administration’s restrictions on US entry for passport holders from seven Muslim-majority countries.
13. Executive order on immigration enforcement
This reverses Trump’s expansion of immigration enforcement within the U.S.
14. Order on border wall
Halts construction of the border wall by terminating the national emergency declaration used to fund it.
15.Order on deportation
This extends deferrals of deportation and work authorizations for Liberians with a safe haven in the U.S until June 30, 2022.
16. Executive order on ethics
This requires executive branch appointees to sign an ethics pledge barring them from acting in personal interest and requiring them to uphold the independence of the Department of Justice.
17. Executive order on regulation
This directs the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) director to develop recommendations to modernize regulatory review and undoes Trump’s regulatory approval process.
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