All of President Biden’s key executive orders — in one chart


As people and markets around the world adjust to having Joe Biden as U.S. president, a key factor is what the veteran Democratic politician is aiming to accomplish without having to work with Congress.

Biden is making use of executive orders that affect health care
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Below is a table showing orders that he signed on Jan. 20, his first day in office, as well as other executive actions that have followed or are expected.

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Key Biden executive actions
Subject

Type of action

Date

Re-engage with World Health Organization

End withdrawal process

Jan. 20

Create position of COVID-19 response coordinator

Executive order

Jan. 20

Rejoin Paris climate agreement

Sign an “instrument”

Jan. 20

Revoke permit for Keystone XL pipeline, pause energy leasing in ANWR

Executive order

Jan. 20

Ask agencies to extend eviction/foreclosure moratoriums

Request

Jan. 20

Ask Education Dept. to extend student-loan pause

Request

Jan. 20

Launch an initiative to advance racial equity, end “1776 Commission”

Executive order

Jan. 20

Revoke order that aims to exclude undocumented immigrants from census

Executive order

Jan. 20

Preserve/fortify DACA, which helps “Dreamers”

Memorandum

Jan. 20

Require masks/distancing on all federal property and by federal workers

Executive order

Jan. 20

Reverse travel ban targeting primarily Muslim countries

Executive order

Jan. 20

Stop construction of border wall

Proclamation

Jan. 20

Combat discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity

Executive order

Jan. 20

Require ethics pledge for executive-branch personnel

Executive order

Jan. 20

Modernize and improve regulatory review

Memorandum

Jan. 20

End “harsh and extreme immigration enforcement”

Executive order

Jan. 20

Extend protection from deportation for Liberians in U.S.

Memorandum

Jan. 20

Revoke certain executive orders concerning federal regulation

Executive order

Jan. 20

Freeze any new or pending regulations

Memorandum

Jan. 20

Fill supply shortfalls in fight vs. COVID-19 with Defense Production Act, other measures

Executive order

Jan. 21

Increase FEMA reimbursement to states for National Guard, PPE

Memorandum

Jan. 21

Establish “COVID-19 Pandemic Testing Board,” expand testing

Executive order

Jan. 21

Bolster access to COVID-19 treatments and clinical care

Executive order

Jan. 21

Improve collection/analysis of COVID-related data

Executive order

Jan. 21

Mount vaccination campaign amid goals such as 100 million shots in 100 days

Directives

Jan. 21

Provide guidance on safely reopening schools

Executive order

Jan. 21

OSHA guidance for keeping workers safe from COVID-19

Executive order

Jan. 21

Require face masks at airports, other modes of transportation

Executive order

Jan. 21

Establish a “COVID-19 Health Equity Task Force”

Executive order

Jan. 21

Support international response to COVID-19, “restore U.S. global leadership”

Directive

Jan. 21

Ask agencies to boost food aid, improve delivery of stimulus checks

Executive order

Jan. 22

Restore collective bargaining power for federal workers

Executive order

Jan. 22

Repeal ban on transgender people serving openly in U.S. military

Executive order

Jan. 25

Tighten ‘Buy American’ rules in government procurement

Executive order

Expected Jan. 25

Source: Biden administration

U.S. stocks
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Related: Biden announces Day 1 executive actions, including rejoining WHO and Paris accord



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