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Report that USCIS has increased rates of RFEs and denials of H-1B and L-1 petitions.

  1. Original Date Announced

    July 25, 2018

    Buy American, Hire American (BAHA) Executive Order and related policies have led to higher rates of requests for evidence and denials of H-1B and L-1 petitions, according to a report by the National Foundation for American Policy (NFAP). [ID #519]

    NFAP Policy Brief: H-1B Denials and Requests for Evidence Increase Under Trump Administration
  2. Effective Date

    July 25, 2018

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Reported
Trump Administration Action: Change in Practice
Agencies Affected: USCIS


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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