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USCIS publishes instructions for electronic registration for H-1B cap sponsoring entities

  1. Original Date Announced

    May 26, 2020

    Under this new process, prospective petitioners complete a registration process that requires only basic information before the H-1B random selection process is run on properly submitted electronic registrations. Petitions are to be submitted only after a registration is selected. [ID #589]

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  2. Effective Date

    February 24, 2020

Current Status

Fully in Effect

Original Trump Policy Status

Status: Final/Actual
Trump Administration Actions: Agency Directive Forms and Information Collection
Agencies Affected: USCIS

Pre Trump-Era Policies


Trump-Era Policy Documents

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