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Authority of the Surgeon General to Direct the Public Health Service Not to Certify Arriving Homosexual Aliens as Possessing a “Mental Defect or Disease” Solely Because of Their Homosexuality

Date of Issuance:

Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. § 1182)—Immigration and Naturalization Service—Public Health Service—Homosexuality as Grounds for Exclusion

Updated July 9, 2014