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USCIS Reaches H-2B Cap for First Half of FY 2018
Posted on 21 Dec 2017 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Dec. 21, 2017 - "U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has reached the congressionally mandated H-2B cap for the first half of fiscal year 2018. Dec. 15, 2017, was the final receipt date for new H-2B worker petitions requesting an employment... Read More

Tags: cap , USCIS , H-2B

USCIS Reaches the H-2B Cap for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2016
Posted on 22 Mar 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, Mar. 21, 2016 - "USCIS has received a sufficient number of petitions to reach the congressionally mandated H-2B cap for the first half of Fiscal Year (FY) 2016. March 15, 2016 was the final receipt date for new H-2B worker petitions requesting... Read More

Tags: cap , USCIS , H-2B

Those Magical Re-Appearing H-2B Visas!
Posted on 5 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On June 5, 2015, USCIS will reopen the congressionally mandated fiscal year (FY) 2015 cap and will accept Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker, requesting new H-2B workers with an employment start date between April 1 and September 30... Read More

Tags: cap , 2015 , H-2B

USCIS to Reopen H-2B Cap for the Second Half of Fiscal Year 2015
Posted on 5 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On June 5, 2015, USCIS will reopen the congressionally mandated fiscal year (FY) 2015 cap and will accept Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker , requesting new H-2B workers with an employment start date between April 1 and September 30... Read More

Tags: cap , 2015 , H-2B

June 11, 2015 is H-2B Petition Final Receipt Date for FY15 Second Half: USCIS
Posted on 16 Jun 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"On June 5, 2015, USCIS announced that it had reopened the congressionally mandated H-2B cap for the second half of FY 2015. USCIS has received a sufficient number of petitions to reach that cap. June 11, 2015 was the final receipt date for new H... Read More

H-2B News from DOL, USCIS
Posted on 17 Apr 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

District Court Allows DOL to Continue Processing Certifications for H-2B Program and USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for H-2B Petitions " District Court Grants DOL an Extension for H-2B Program On April 15, 2015, the federal district court... Read More

Tags: cap , H-2B

USCIS Reaches H-2B Cap for Fiscal Year 2016
Posted on 20 May 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

USCIS, May 19, 2016 - "USCIS has received a sufficient number of petitions to reach the congressionally mandated H-2B cap for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016. May 12, 2016 was the final receipt date for new H-2B worker petitions requesting an employment start... Read More

Tags: cap , H-2B

USCIS Reaches H-2B Cap for First Half of Fiscal Year 2014
Posted on 17 Mar 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"USCIS has received a sufficient number of petitions to reach the congressionally mandated H-2B cap for the first half of Fiscal Year (FY) 2014. March 14, 2014 is the final receipt date for new H-2B worker petitions requesting an employment start... Read More

Tags: 2014 , cap , H-2B

H-2B Cap Reached for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2015
Posted on 3 Feb 2015 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"USCIS has received a sufficient number of petitions to reach the congressionally mandated limit, or “ cap ” on the total number of foreign nationals who may seek a visa or otherwise obtain H-2B status for the first half of fiscal year... Read More

Tags: cap , H-2B