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DHS Finalizes Public Charge Rule And Limits Its Applicability From Initially Proposed Regulation
DHS has announced that it has finalized the previously proposed rule on what immigrants are considered a "public charge." The final rule was published in the Federal Register yesterday.
United States
19 Aug 2019
What's New In Washington - June 2019
The summer season has arrived in Washington and things are heating up in the halls of  Congress. A number of high priority legislative proposals ranging from health care
United States
21 Jun 2019
President Trump Announces Plan For Immigration Reform
On May 16, 2019, President Trump announced broad parameters of an immigration plan to address border security, interior enforcement, asylum policy
United States
6 Jun 2019
Immigration Policy Updates
Immigration continues to be a topic of discussion in Washington, and the landscape of immigration law may change ...
United States
14 Mar 2019
DHS Finalizes Changes To H-1B Lottery, But Delays New H-1B Prefiling Registration System Till 2020
DHS has announced that it has finalized the previously proposed rule governing the H-1B lottery. The final rule was published in the Federal Register on January 31, 2019.
United States
14 Feb 2019
DHS Proposes New H-1B Prefiling Registration System And Changes To H-1B Lottery
Prior to submitting petitions for H-1B visas, employers first will be required to register electronically with USCIS during a designated registration period.
United States
13 Dec 2018
DHS Proposes New Public Charge Rule
Applicants for a green card and for most nonimmigrant visas (including work, student and tourist visas) will be subject to the new DHS rule on "public charge" determination.
United States
15 Oct 2018
What's New In Washington—December 2017
December is often the busiest time in Washington, and this year is no different as Congress races toward the holiday finish line.
United States
13 Dec 2017
What's New In Washington - October 2017
Republicans took another shot at health care reform, but failed in an attempt to pass the GrahamCassidy bill.
United States
11 Oct 2017
Trump Administration Rescinds DACA Program
On September 5, 2017, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the decision to rescind the DACA program, which was originally adopted in 2012 and provided deferred action...
United States
12 Sep 2017
What's New In Washington: 10 Things You Need To Know - April 13 Edition
Congress entered into its spring recess on April 7 having delivered regulatory reforms to President Trump's desk. In the first 75 days of the Trump administration, legislators approved 13 Congressional Review Act resolutions, with President Trump signing 11 thus far.
United States
19 Apr 2017
What's New In Washington: 10 Things You Need To Know
The Trump administration and Congress continue to take on a new shape. The Presidential Transition Team officially shut its U.S. General Services Administration office on February 28, 2017...
United States
6 Mar 2017
What's New In Washington: 10 Things You Need To Know
The first four weeks of the Trump administration have brought a flurry of policy and regulatory activity through Executive Orders (EO), proposed new legislation and review of existing regulation.
United States
17 Feb 2017
Executive Order Suspends The Admission Of Certain Immigrants And Nonimmigrants From Seven Countries And The U.S. Refugee Admissions Program
On January 27, 2017, President Trump announced restrictions on entry to the United States by several categories of non-citizens.
6 Feb 2017
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