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Final Rule Implementing Vacatur of Interim Final Rule Which Revised Definition of “Specialty Occupation”

5/19/21 AILA Doc. No. 21051832. Business Immigration, H-1B & H-1B1 Specialty Occupation

Final rule which implements the district court vacatur of the interim final rule (IFR) “Strengthening the H–1B Nonimmigrant Visa Classification Program” (85 FR 63918, 10/8/20). This rule removes from the CFR the regulatory text promulgated in the October 2020 IFR and restores the regulatory text to appear as it did before the October 2020 IFR. (86 FR 27027, 5/19/21)


8 CFR Part 214

RIN 1615–AC13

[CIS No. 2658–20 DHS Docket No. USCIS– 2020–0018]

Strengthening the H–1B Nonimmigrant Visa Classification Program, Implementation of Vacatur

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

ACTION: Final rule.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 21051832.

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