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DOL plans to propose a rule amending H-2B regulations on certain jobs

  1. Original Date Announced

    October 19, 2018

    DOL's Employment and Training Administration and Wage and Hour Division and USCIS state that they plan to jointly amend regulations regarding the H-2B visa program. The NPRM will propose standards and procedures for employers seeking to hire foreign temporary nonagricultural workers for certain itinerant job opportunities, including entertainers and carnivals and utility vegetation management. [ID #530]

    DOL Notice re Proposed Rule: RIN: 1205-AB93: Temporary Employment of H-2B Foreign Workers in Certain Itinerant Occupations in the U.S.

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Trump Administration Action: Rule
Agencies Affected: DOL


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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