Premium Processing Now Offered for All Petitioners Looking for H-1B Visas

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Release Date: Oct. 3, 2017

WASHINGTON— U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Solutions (USCIS) resumed premium processing today for all H-1B visa extension of stay petitions. Premium processing is now readily available for all kinds of H-1B petitions.

H-1B visas supply skilled workers for a vast array of specialized professions, consisting of info mathematics, engineering, and innovation. When a petitioner demands the company’s premium processing service, USCIS ensures a 15-calendar day processing time. The firm will reimburse the petitioner’s premium processing service cost and continue with expedited processing of the application if that time is not fulfilled.

In addition to today’s resumption of premium processing for H-1B visa extension of stay petitions, USCIS had actually formerly resumed premium processing for H-1B petitions based on the yearly cap, petitions submitted on behalf of doctors under the Conrad 30 waiver program, along with interested federal government company waivers and particular H-1B petitions that are exempt to the cap.

To find out more on how the H-1B visa program is being utilized, check out the Buy American, Hire American: Putting American Employees First page. This page offers information and details about the employing practices of companies who utilize H-1B visas to employ foreign employees.

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