|CBP Search Authority|
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CBP officers' border search authority is derived through 19 U.S.C. 1467 and 19 C.F.R. 162.6, which states that all persons, baggage and merchandise arriving in the CBP territory of the United States from places outside thereof are liable to inspection.
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Upon entry into the United States from a foreign country, you may be selected for a COMPEX examination and experience a slight delay in your CBP processing.