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INFOPASS System Outage
USCIS Issues New Policy on Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record
USCIS Will Accept Only the Current Version of Form N-400 Beginning May 5
USCIS H-1B Premium Processing to Begin April 28
On April 28, 2014, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin premium processing for H-1B petitions subject to the fiscal year 2015 cap, including H-1B petitions seeking an exemption from the fiscal year cap for individuals who have earned a U.S. master’s degree or higher.
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)
Information on Filing Form I-539
USCIS reminds applicants to include all required evidence when submitting Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status.
Update on Suspension of Adjudication of Most H-2B Petitions Following Court Order
As announced by USCIS on April 2, 2013, USCIS has temporarily suspended adjudication of certain Form I-129 H-2B petitions for temporary non-agricultural workers while the government considers appropriate action in response to the Court order entered March 21, 2013 in Comite de Apoyo a los Trabajadores Agricolas et al v. Solis, 2:09-cv-00240-LDD (E.D. Pa).
Improved Forms Available Now
USCIS published improved forms in easier-to-use formats and with new data collection technologies.