Checking Out! A Proposal for Land Border Exit Checks to Improve Visa Management


Publication Date: April 2008

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): James Jay Carafano

Research Area: Government

Keywords: HomelandSecurity; Exit systems; U.S.-VISIT; Immigration

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


The United States Visitor and Immigration Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) program was established by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to record foreign visitors and workers leaving the country.