VISA WAIVER PROGRAM - Additional Actions Needed to Address Risks and Strengthen Overstay Enforcement - Wednesday, December 7, 2011 .
"GAO made recommendations in prior reports for DHS to, among other
things, strengthen plans to address certain risks of the Visa Waiver
Program and for overstay enforcement efforts. DHS generally concurred
with these recommendations and has actions planned or underway to
New Filing Option for Canadian TNs
USCIS began accepting Forms I-129 filed by Canadian citizens who are outside the United States and seek classification as TN nonimmigrants on October 1, 2012. USCIS had accepted the form filing only in connection with a request to extend a TN nonimmigrant's stay...
DHS Designates Chile for Visa Waiver Program
On February 28, 2014, the Department of Homeland Security announced the entry of Chile into the Visa Waiver Program. Beginning May 1, 2014, Chilean nationals will be able to visit the United States for up to ninety days without obtaining nonimmigrant visas...