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USCIS will now email notifications for receipt and approval to H-2A petitioners and will use pre-paid mailers provided by H-2A applicants to send requests for evidence.

  1. Date Announced

    Jan. 22, 2018

    USCIS will send email notifications of receipt and approval to email addresses provided by H-2A petitioners and emails provided by their attorneys at no charge. USCIS will also continue to send notices by mail and to update the case status online. H-2A applicants will also be able to submit two prepaid mailers to expedite delivery of final decision notice and any request for evidence (RFE). [ID #497]

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  2. Effective Date of Change

    Jan. 22, 2018
Status: Final/Actual
Type of Action: Agency Directive
Agencies Affected: USCIS

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