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Tracking USA immigration news including H1B, H4 EAD, Green Card priority dates.

Trump plans to end citizenship to US born kids

Trump Planning for No US citizenship to New Born Kid: HR 140

 8 Jan, 19 

No US citizenship for US born kid - Trump plans an executive order to stop birthright citizenship to any non-green card holder including H1B, L, B1/B2 visa.

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h1b green card increase by 45-percent

HR 4760 Bill increase legal skilled H1B EB1, EB2 and EB3 green cards

 7 Jan, 19 

HR 4760 bill to remove family chain migration thereby increasing green card quota for skilled legal immigration by 45%. EB1, EB2 and EB3 category to benefit.

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H1B can be denied without RFE after USCIS policy change

H1B Extension denial without RFE starting 9/11 – USCIS changes policy

 4 Jan, 19 

H1B Extension can be denied without RFE with USCIS policy change, if initial application is missing important documents, client letter to prove eligibility.

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EB2 India pending green card applications

Indian EB2 Green Card priority date movement prediction – 2019

 4 Jan, 19 

Indian EB2 Green Card priority date may just go upto Feb 2019 in USCIS season from Sep 2018 to Aug 2019. 10k+ Indian i485 applications pending from 2009!

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USCIS increase premium processing fees to $1441

USCIS Increase Premium Processing Fees to $1410

 4 Jan, 19 

USCIS increase premium processing fees from current $1225 to $1410 starting Sep 30, 2018 for all fast track applications including H1B due to inflation.

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HR 6136 bill to remove country based green card limits

HR 6136 Bill to Remove Country based Green Card Caps

 4 Jan, 19 

HR 6136 aims to remove country based green card caps which are capped at 7% per country today. Merit based visa system will help H1B workers to get faster green card.

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