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USCIS Will Temporarily Suspend Premium Processing for All H-1B Petitions
Starting April 3, 2017, USCIS will temporarily suspend premium processing for all H-1B petitions. This suspension may last up to 6 months.
H-2B Employers Should Continue to Identify “Returning Workers” in Petitions for FY 2017
USCIS urges prospective H-2B employers seeking to hire potential “returning workers” with employment start dates in fiscal year (FY) 2017 to continue to identify these workers and provide the H-2B Returning Worker Certification.
H-2B Returning Workers Exempted from the H-2B Cap for Fiscal Year 2016
Effective December 18, 2015, H-2B workers identified as “returning workers” are exempted from the fiscal year (FY) 2016 annual H-2B cap of 66,000 visas.
InfoPass System Will be Down August 1, 2015 8 AM-1 PM EST
USCIS Will Accept Only the New Version of Form G-28 Beginning May 18
Final Rule: Notices of Decisions and Documents Evidencing Lawful Status, Effective Jan. 27, 2015
INFOPASS System Outage
USCIS Amman, Jordan Office Currently Closed
USCIS Office in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Closed on June 20
Rejection of Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver Applications (Form I-601A)