Executive Order 1345

By virtue of the authority invested in me, I hereby establish the following Order for the Canal Zone:

Article 1. If any person after having been convicted and having served a sentence of imprisonment in the Canal Zone, and after being deported therefrom, returns to the Canal Zone, he shall be deemed guilty of a felony and punished by imprisonment in the penitentiary for one year, and thereafter removed from the Canal Zone in accordance with the laws and orders relating to deportation.

Art. 2. This order shall take effect from and after this date.

Signature of William Howard Taft
Wm. H. Taft.

The White House, May 2, 1911.

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