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Exchange Visitors and Exchange Visitor Programs

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Fees, Forms, Filing Procedures

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Institutional Obligations and Compliance

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International Faculty, Staff, Researchers

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International Students and Schools

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U.S. Immigration Systems, Data, Status, and Concepts

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Visas, Travel, Entry

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The Congressional Review Act

Under the Congressional Review Act (CRA), Congress can review and overturn certain regulations promulgated by an executive agency, such as the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Labor, the Department of State, etc. Congress can use the CRA only to invalidate an agency final rule in
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OFLC Stakeholder Engagements

Links to summaries and key takeaways from public stakeholder meetings conducted by the Department of Labor Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC), prepared by the NAFSA ISSRP EB subcommittee.
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WeChat Executive Order 13943

Executive Order 13943 of August 6, 2020, Addressing the Threat Posed by WeChat, and Taking Additional Steps To Address the National Emergency With Respect to the Information and Communications Technology and Services Supply Chain. Published in the Federal Register at 85 FR 48641 (August 11, 2020)
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DHS Proposed Rule on Definition, Collection, and Use of Biometrics

In a proposed rule published in the Federal Register on September 11, 2020, DHS proposes to change the way it defines, collects, and uses biometrics. Read the proposed rule, published at 85 FR 56338 (September 11, 2020). Public comments on the proposed rule must be submitted to DHS on or before
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DHS H-1B Rulemaking

On September 3, 2020, DHS sent for OMB review an interim final rule titled Strengthening the H-1B Nonimmigrant Visa Classification Program. The rule abstract (RIN 1615-AC13) reads: "The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will propose to revise the definition of specialty occupation to increase
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NAFSA Virtual Training and e-Learning Fall 2020 FAQ

The following information has been put together specifically for the NAFSA Fall 2020 Virtual Training and e-Learning offerings. Review the list of FAQs and reach out to NAFSA's Professional Learning Services to learn more about the trainings that are right for you. CEP e-Learning Course Virtual CEP
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8cfr2045

8 CFR 204.5 Petitions for employment-based immigrants This resource is a reference aid developed by the NAFSA Adviser's Manual 360 team. This is not an official edition of the Code of Federal Regulations. For information on the official edition of the Code of Federal Regulations published by the
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