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

  1. Date Announced

    Oct. 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]

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  3. Subsequent Action

    The NPRM continues to be included in the Regulatory Agenda for Spring 2020, with an estimated publication date of March 2021.

    Unified Agenda: RIN=1205-AB93: Temporary Employment of H-2B Foreign Workers in Certain Itinerant Occupations in the United States

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