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E-Verify Record Disposal…. Act Now! (10/01/15)

On January 1, 2016, E-Verify must dispose of transaction records that are over ten years old - those dated on or before December 31, 2005. E-Verify employers have until December 31, 2015, to download case data from the new “Historic Records Report” if they want to retain transaction data that is more than ten years old. For more information and guidance on downloading the Historic Records Report, see the E-Verify Records Retention and Disposal Fact Sheet and Instructions to Download Historic Records Reports in E-Verify.

E-Verify Customer Satisfaction scores reach an all-time high! (9/28/15)

Each year, E-Verify scores far above the average for customer satisfaction. This year, E-Verify’s customer satisfaction index score even moved a point higher to 87; that’s 23 points above the government average.  We are proud that our customers love using E-Verify. View the findings of the

2014  Annual Customer Satisfaction Survey for more information.

New Issue of E-Verify Connection! (9/14/15)

E-Verify Connection is an e-newsletter for all employers and employees. The latest issue has useful information about enhancements to myE-Verify and a new webinar platform for Form I-9, E-Verify, myE-Verify, and Employee Rights webinars. There are also other helpful topics related to employment eligibility verification as well as a helpful Form I-9 tip.

TPS Designation, EADs Extended for Haiti (9/9/15)

The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Haiti for an additional 18 months, from Jan. 23, 2016 through July 22, 2017. The extension allows current TPS beneficiaries of Haiti to re-register for TPS in accordance with the Federal Register notice. DHS has also automatically extended the validity of Employment Authorization Documents issued under the TPS designation of Haiti for six months, through July 22, 2016.

Further details on this extension of TPS for Haiti are available at Employers verifying or reverifying the employment eligibility of employees who are TPS beneficiaries from Haiti should refer to the Temporary Protected Status page on I-9 Central.

USCIS Designates Yemen for TPS (9/9/15)

On September 3, 2015, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced the designation of Yemen for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months effective September 3, 2015, through March 3, 2017.

  • The designation allows Yemeni nationals who have resided in the United States since September 3, 2015 to apply for TPS and for an employment authorization document (EAD). Once the beneficiary is granted TPS and receives an EAD, he or she is authorized to work.

For additional information, view the Federal Register notice designating Yemen for TPS as well as the USCIS TPS webpage at

New Spanish-language myE-Verify website, new myE-Verify services! (8/31/15)

USCIS has released myE-Verify in Spanish and has added two new features for workers and job seekers

  • Case History - myE-Verify account holders can generate a report to see when their identity was used in E-Verify. 
  • Case Tracker - Individuals can track the status of their E-Verify case using the case verification number. While Case History does require users to create an account, Case Tracker does not.

Visit the myE-verify website to learn more about the new and the existing features including Self Lock, Self Check, and the Resource Center.

Last Reviewed/Updated: 10/01/2015