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It's Live! Check Out E-Verify Connection's October Issue (10/31/14)

Want to learn about Form I-9 guidance and recent E-Verify enhancements? Read the October 2014 issue to find information on topics that are important to you.

TPS Designation, EADs Extended for Honduras and Nicaragua (10/21/14)

The Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has extended the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for Honduras and Nicaragua for an additional 18 months, from Jan. 6, 2015 through July 5, 2016. The extension allows current TPS beneficiaries of Honduras and Nicaragua 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 Honduras and Nicaragua for six months, through July 5, 2015.

Further details on this extension of TPS for Honduras and Nicaragua may be found in the Federal Register. Additional information on TPS for Honduras and Nicaragua is available at www.uscis.gov/tps. Employers verifying or reverifying the employment eligibility of employees who are TPS beneficiaries from Honduras or Nicaragua should refer to the Temporary Protected Status page on I-9 Central.

Employers Give E-Verify High Satisfaction Scores in 2013 Survey (10/14/14)

The E-Verify 2013 User Survey Report, Summary Findings:  Findings of the E-Verify User Survey Report (2013) and Recommendations and USCIS Response Report are posted on the E-Verify Programs Reports webpage. Some highlights contained in the reports include:

  • 97% say E-Verify is user friendly
  • 92% say E-Verify is effective
  • 89% say E-Verify is highly accurate
Last Reviewed/Updated: 10/31/2014