USCIS Final Rule Creating a Wage-Based Selection Process for H-1Bs

USCIS final rule creating a wage-based selection process for H-1B registrations. The regulatory text is the same as that in the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking published on 11/2/20. The rule is effective 3/9/21. (86 FR 1676, 1/8/21)

Note: USCIS published a final rule at 86 FR 8543 on 2/8/21 delaying the effective date of the rule until 12/31/21. The rule was withdrawn by a final rule published at 86 FR 72516 on 12/22/21.


8 CFR Part 214

[CIS No. 2679–21; DHS Docket No. USCIS– 2020–0019]

RIN 1615–AC61

Modification of Registration Requirement for Petitioners Seeking To File Cap-Subject H–1B Petitions

AGENCY: U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, Department of Homeland Security.

ACTION: Final rule.

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Cite as AILA Doc. No. 21010732.

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