US-VISIT Law and Legal Definition

US-VISIT is a program to enhance border and national security while making legitimate travel and trade easy. US-VISIT supports to make U.S. immigration and border management efforts more effective by providing decision makers with the relevant information that they need at the right time and right place. It makes use of biographic and biometric technologies as well as high-speed information transfers. US-VISIT's most visible service is the collection of biometrics, digital fingerprints and a photograph, from international travelers at U.S. visa-issuing posts and ports of entry.