On May 6, 1882, President Chester A. Arthur approved the Chinese Exclusion Act.
After the Chinese Exclusion Act was passed, Chinese attempting to migrate to America underwent more thorough medical examinations than their European counterparts. Treatable conditions were sometimes used as an excuse to deny entry. (The New York Historical Society Chinese Exclusion Act Exhibit.)
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