We also have many free training and educational resources available to the public through our. As noted above, receipt time will be measured to the millisecond. The Office of Foreign Labor Certification has created a dedicated web page for the H-2B 2015 Interim Final Rule to provide assistance to stakeholders. The new rules strengthened protections for U. Employers who do not respond within seven 7 calendar days will be sent a follow up email reminding them that it has 23 days left to respond to the sponsorship request. Please read the instructions for accessing the Department's H-2B Final Wage Rule public webinar. This webinar is specifically designed to educate our external customers e.
This official date and time determines the order in which applications are assigned for processing. For these 186 applications, the Department was able to determine the time of the first submission down to the second. If you have questions, please feel free to contact the Department's Office of Public Engagement at. . The recording of the H-2B 2015 Final Wage Rule webinar briefing, hosted on May 13, 2015, has been posted under the Prevailing Wage Information section on the Office of Foreign Labor Certification's H-2B 2015 Interim Final Rule web page. The effective date is July 1, 2018. We are experiencing a high volume of claim activity this month and offer these to help you receive your benefits as quickly as possible.
Also posted under the Additional Resources tab is a side-by-side comparison of the major form revisions and factsheet that provides further explanation of the revisions. Military veterans encouraged to apply. To access the presentation directly, please click. There is no pre-registration for the public webinars. This webinar is open to the public and no pre-registration is required. The Notice also includes a reminder regarding employers' obligations with respect to overnight lodging costs as part of required subsistence for the H-2A and H-2B programs.
If two of the three items are not completed, employers will not be able to submit their application. We understand how important our programs are for employers and realize this workforce is critical to meeting the seasonal needs of many employers across the nation. If your current tabs expired less than 12 months ago, we'll give you a new full year registration period. To read the full announcement of the Emergency Procedures Initiative and how employers can participate, please click. The electronic mail e-mail communications were issued throughout the early morning hours today.
Send comments regarding the burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this burden, to the U. You can access the H-2B Temporary Program and H-2B Webinar September 14, 2018 at the following address October 25, 2018. To see when they're due, look at your license plate for the expiration month and year. The H-2B program is statutorily limited to 66,000 worker positions annually with 33,000 allocated to each half of the fiscal year. The Notice provided for the submission of public comments through January 16, 2015. To access the page, please click.
This rule will be effective on November 16, 2015. To read the Notice, please click. Federal Register Notice Announcing the 2016 Allowable Charges for Agricultural Workers' Meals and Travel Subsistence Reimbursement, Including Lodging for the H-2A and H-2B Programs. To access the page, please click. The Notice also includes a reminder regarding employers' obligations with respect to overnight lodging costs as part of required subsistence. Any written comments must be submitted in accordance with the notice instructions.
In the interim, the Department welcomes comments and suggestions from the public on these matters. This process change will allow employers who filed promptly on January 1, 2018, sufficient time to meet regulatory requirements, including the recruitment and hiring of qualified and available U. The recording of the H-2B 2015 Final Wage Rule webinar briefing, hosted on May 15, 2015, has been posted under the Prevailing Wage Information section on the Office of Foreign Labor Certification's H-2B 2015 Interim Final Rule web page. You can access a copy of the latest. An employer submitting by mail must send the H-2B application to the address listed below. The recording of the H-2B 2015 Final Wage Rule webinar briefing, hosted on August 21, 2015, has been posted under the Prevailing Wage Information section on the Office of Foreign Labor Certification's H-2B 2015 Interim Final Rule web page.
The Department is issuing this announcement in order to respond to important questions stemming from today's conference call impacting the broader stakeholder community. To read the Federal Register notice please click. To read the Federal Register notice please click October 30, 2015. The Final Rule may be found. To ensure your submission is received with no issues, i. The Department is currently testing the system to process a record number of applicants.