Recently the handling of civil immigration detainers by local law departments has been heavily scrutinized.
AILA Doc No. 95031680 | Dated February 10, 1995
This information is provided to you for informational purposes and may be distributed to the public upon request. The Immigration Act of 1990 (IMMACT) imposed an annual 65,000 numerical cap on the H-1B classification. As of February 10, 1995 the INS had approved 15,162 H-1B petitions for this fiscal year. The number reflects new approvals only and not extensions of stay.
Jacquelyn A. Bednarz
Chief, Nonimmigrant Branch
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 95031680.