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DOL Invitation to a Webinar on 2024 H-2A Farmworker Protection Final Rule

5/21/24 AILA Doc. No. 24051044. Business Immigration, H-2A Agricultural Worker

DOL invites stakeholders to a webinar on 6/6/24 to discuss changes to the H-2A program made by the 2024 H-2A Farmworker Protection Final Rule. The Final Rule will become effective June 28, 2024, and OFLC will begin accepting applications subject to the provisions of this rule on August 29, 2024.

May 21, 2024. The Department of Labor Announces Webinar for the 2024 Farmworker Protection Final Rule to be Held on Thursday, June 6, 2024

On Thursday, June 6, 2024, the Department of Labor will host a public webinar to educate employers, agricultural associations, farm labor contractors, farmworkers, advocates, and other interested members of the public on the changes to the H-2A and Wagner-Peyser Employment Service programs made by the 2024 Farmworker Protection Final Rule. Participants of this webinar will learn from the Office of Foreign Labor Certification, the Office of Workforce Investment, and the Wage and Hour Division about the key aspects of this rule. The Final Rule will become effective June 28, 2024, and OFLC will begin accepting applications subject to the provisions of this rule on August 29, 2024.

The meeting registration details are below. *Please note: There is an attendee maximum of 3,000 and a recording of the presentation in English and Spanish will be placed on our website at a later date.

The Department of Labor is committed to equitable access and inclusion of all people. As part of this commitment, we will ensure that people with disabilities and those who need foreign language interpretation are provided accommodations and effective communications. If you require an accommodation or language interpretation to attend this event, please email stakeholder.meeting@dol.gov by May 30, 2024.

Meeting Details: Thursday, June 6, 2024 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM | (UTC-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada) | 1 hr 30 mins

Attendee registration link: https://usdolevents.webex.com/weblink/register/r44a2f5821d38e0110dc82d0bdf90e437

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