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DOL begins new nationwide H-2B enforcement initiative

  1. Original Date Announced

    September 5, 2018

    The Department of Labor announces a new nationwide investigation of hotels' use of H-2B visas. Before employers may file requests for H-2B visas, they must file an application with DOL evidencing that: (1) an insufficient number of U.S. workers are qualified and available to work; and (2) the employment of non-immigrant temporary workers will not adversely affect that wages and working conditions of similarly employed U.S. workers. [ID #522]

    U.S. DOL Protects American Workers With H-2B Education and Enforcement Initiative
  2. Effective Date

    September 5, 2018

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Action: Change in Practice
Agencies Affected: DOL



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