Immigration Law

H-2A Notice: 2013 Allowable Charges for Agricultural Workers’ Meals and Travel Subsistence Reimbursement, Including Lodging

"The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) of the Department of Labor (Department) is issuing this Notice to announce (1) the allowable charges for 2013 that employers seeking H–2A workers may charge their workers when the employer provides three meals a day, and (2) the maximum travel subsistence meal reimbursement that a worker with receipts may claim in 2013. The Notice also includes a reminder regarding employers’ obligations with respect to overnight lodging costs as part of required subsistence. DATES: Effective Date: This notice is effective on March 12, 2013." - Federal Register/ Vol. 78, No. 48 / Tuesday, March 12, 2013.