EBOLA Update: United States Requiring Travellers from Affected States to Register Details

Ebola The U.S. has put in place plans for travellers to have their details recorded upon arrival on U.S. soil. This still falls short of temporary border controls, a hot button issue for the President.

U.S. Plans 21-Day Watch of Travelers From Ebola-Hit Nations (NY Times) The new federal rules take effect next Monday. All travelers who have visited Guinea, Liberia or Sierra Leone will be required to provide home and email addresses, telephone numbers and other contact details for themselves and at least one friend or relative.