Category Archive for "Immigration News"

USCIS Naturalizes Former Refugees to Commemorate World Refugee Day

Jun 30 2012

WASHINGTON—Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Deputy Secretary Jane Holl Lute administered the Oath of Allegiance to 19 former refugees during…

Fuego en facilidades del sistema de transportación pública Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART, por sus siglas en inglés) de San Francisco: Citas de los clientes serán automáticamente reprogramadas.

Jun 16 2012

El sistema de transportación pública Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART, por sus siglas en inglés) de San Francisco experimentó hoy…

USCIS Celebrates Flag Day 2012 with Special Naturalization Ceremonies

Jun 13 2012

USCIS celebrates the 235th anniversary of the adoption of the official national symbol—the Stars and Stripes—by welcoming thousands of new…

USCIS Reaches Fiscal Year 2013 H-1B Cap

Jun 13 2012

WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that it has received a sufficient number of H-1B petitions to reach…

Public Comment Period Ends for Proposed Rule to Create a Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver Process

Jun 07 2012

WASHINGTON—Today the formal public comment period closes for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services’ (USCIS) Provisional Unlawful Presence Waivers of Inadmissibility…

Proposed Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver Is Not in Effect

May 02 2012

USCIS Reminds the Public to Avoid Scams and Unauthorized Practitioners of Immigration Law Read more.

DHS Announces Re-designation and 18-Month Extension of Designation of Somalia for Temporary Protected Status

May 02 2012

WASHINGTON—Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano has re-designated Somalia for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and has extended the existing TPS…

USCIS Reminds Sheepherding Industry that One-Time Accommodation Ends in January 2012

Dec 29 2011

USCIS reminds the sheepherding industry of the upcoming expiration of the one-time accommodation giving them more time to fully transition…

Temporary Protected Status Re-registration Period for Honduran and Nicaraguan Nationals Ends Jan. 5, 2012

Dec 29 2011

WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) reminds its customers that the open re-registration period for Temporary Protected Status…

Transition Period for Streamlining N-Form Processing Ends Dec. 2, 2011

Dec 09 2011

On Oct. 19, 2011, a USCIS Update was issued announcing processing improvements for certain naturalization and citizenship forms. USCIS has…