Members of Congress Seek Answers on H-1B Cap-Exemption for Teaching Hospitals

In response to concerns raised by the Conference of Boston Teaching Hospitals resulting from recent requests for evidence questioning the H-1B cap-exempt status of its member institutions, Senator John Kerry (D-MA), Senator Scott P. Brown (R-MA), and Representative Michael E. Capuano (D-MA) sent letters to Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano seeking information and clarification on any changes or proposed changes to USCIS’s definition or interpretation of “affiliation.”

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 11021171.