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30Day Notice of Information Collection Under Review: Form I824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition
June 02, 2008
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) have submitted the following information collection request to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on March 4 2008, at 73 FR 11655 allowing for a 60day public comment period. USCIS did not receive any comments for this information collection.
USCIS Moves Lockbox to New Site in Chicago
May 30, 2008
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) moved the agency Lockbox to a new location in Chicago on May 28. While the Post Office Box address is the same, the move changes the address for deliveries by private couriers (nonUSPS).
USCIS Naturalizes First Military Spouse Overseas
May 30, 2008
Zita Chouchan, the spouse of a member of the U.S. military recited the Oath of Allegiance and became the newest citizen of the United States yesterday at the U.S. Consulate in Frankfurt, Germany. This was the first overseas naturalization ceremony for a military spouse.
USCIS Modifies Application for Temporary Protected Status (TDS)
May 28, 2008
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has revised the Application for Temporary Protected Status (Form I821). The agency is publishing a notice in today’s Federal Register to inform the public that the new form becomes effective on June 27, 2008.
USCIS Accepting Previous Editions of I290B
May 28, 2008
USCIS added the “Y” notation to Form I290B, revised 3/4/08. Previous editions of Form I290B will be accepted.
USCIS Clarifies EVerify Requirement for STEM OPT Extension for F1 students
May 28, 2008
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has announced that F1 students who are applying for a 17month extension of optional practical training (OPT) on the basis of a degree in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) field must have a job or job offer from an employer that is enrolled and in good standing in the EVerify employment eligibility verification program at the site where the student will be employed. If the STEM graduate is employed by more than one employer, all of the graduate's employers must comply with the EVerify requirement.
USCIS Modifies Application for Temporary Protected Status Previous Versions of Form I821 Will Be Accepted Until June 26, 2008
May 28, 2008
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has revised the Application for Temporary Protected Status (Form I821). The agency is publishing a notice in today’s Federal Register to inform the public that the new form becomes effective on June 27, 2008.
U.S. Department of Labor proposes rules to modernize and increase protections under H2B program
May 23, 2008
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) today proposed rules to modernize the application process and enhance worker protections under the H2B temporary labor certification program. The changes respond to the administration's Aug. 10, 2007, promise to review and update foreign worker program regulations.
USCIS to Revise Filing Instructions for Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence
May 23, 2008
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will soon be revising the filing instructions for the Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence (Form I751) to require filing at the California or Vermont Service Centers, where all Forms I751 are currently adjudicated. The adjudication functions for these petitions have already been assigned to these locations in anticipation of this change. Therefore, all petitioners filing a Form I751 are requested to file the petition with the California or Vermont Service Centers, depending on the state in which they reside.
U.S. Citizenship through Military Service
May 16, 2008
Members and certain veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces are eligible to apply for United States citizenship under special provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). In addition, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) have streamlined the application and naturalization process for military personnel and those who recently discharged. Generally, the qualifying service for the U.S. Citizenship is in one of the following branches: Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, certain reserve components of the National Guard and the Selected Reserve of the Ready Reserve.

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