Original Date AnnouncedJune 27, 2019
USCIS announced proposed revisions to the H-1B Registration Tool and provided the public with 60 days to comment. USCIS uses the data collected on this form to determine which employers will be informed that they may submit a USCIS Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker, to petition for a beneficiary in the H-1B classification.
[ID #1327]Federal Register Notice: H-1B Registration Tool H-1B Registration Tool
Subsequent Trump-Era and Court Action(s)
October 9, 2019
Federal Register Notice October 9 2019 H-1B Registration Tool
USCIS provides notice that it will be submitting the following information collection to the OMB for review and clearance and provides the public with an additional 30 days for public comments.View Document
February 6, 2020
USCIS H-1B Online Registration Presentation - Registrants
USCIS provides a presentation on the H-1B Registration Tool for registrants, allowing stakeholders to view the information collection in advance of its rollout.View Document
February 11, 2020
USCIS H-1B Online Registration Presentation
USCIS provides a presentation on the H-1B Registration Tool for attorneys and representatives, allowing stakeholders to view the information collection in advance of its rollout.View Document
March 1, 2020
USCIS launched the H-1B Registration Tool electronically to allow prospective U.S. employers to prepare and submit H-1B electronic registrations for prospective H-1B beneficiaries for the FY2021 H-1B annual cap.