Federal Agencies, Agency Memos & Announcements
USCIS Alert Regarding I-129 Filings During Government Shutdown
10/18/13 AILA Doc. No. 13101803. Business Immigration, H-1B & H-1B1 Specialty Occupation, H-2A Agricultural Worker, H-2B Temporary Worker
USCIS alert that if an H-1B, H-2A or H-2B petition is submitted with evidence that the primary reason for failing to timely file an extension of stay or change of status request was the government shutdown, USCIS will excuse the late filing, if the petitioner meets all other applicable requirements.
Cite as AILA Doc. No. 13101803.