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DHS/ICE/PIA-003 – Electronic Travel Document System

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) owns and operates this electronic Travel Document (eTD) System, which provides an efficient means for ICE personnel to request, and foreign consular officials to review and adjudicate, travel document requests for aliens who have been ordered removed or granted voluntary departure from the United States, but do not possess valid travel documents.  The original Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) was published on October 13, 2006.  Since that time, several technical releases have been made to improve the overall efficiency of the system, and a flag has been added to identify aliens with a criminal record, thus necessitating this replacement PIA.  For the original PIA, see the Retirement section below.

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