June 2014
Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;6/3/2014, Vol. 79 Issue 106, p31988
Government Documents
The article presents a notice of an extension of the transition period issued by the U.S. Department of Labor. It states that the Consolidated Natural Resources Act of 2008 (CNRA) has extended immigration laws to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI). The CNRA also authorized the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to create the CNMI-Only Transitional Worker program to ensure adequate employment in the CNMI until the program ends on December 31, 2014.


Related Articles

  • Managing Immigration Risk for "Compliant" Employers. Goldblum, Jane W.; Grode, Jonathan A. // ABA Journal of Labor & Employment Law;Winter2013, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p207 

    The article discusses immigration risks faced by the employer who seeks to hire a lawful workforce by adhering to the workforce requirements of the U.S. Department of Labor and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It explains the ways by which employers can minimize immigration-related...

  • POLICY PUZZLE.  // InsideCounsel;Jul2009, Vol. 20 Issue 211, p42 

    The article discusses the difficulties facing U.S. companies in dealing with visa laws as they seek foreign professionals for highly skilled positions. A pending Senate bill restricts employers from obtaining H-1B visas for qualified foreign workers due to the country's growing unemployment rate...

  • Rules and Regulations: DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.  // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;4/24/2013, Vol. 78 Issue 79, p24047 

    The article focuses on amendment of regulation regarding certification for the nonimmigrant workers' employment in temporary or seasonal non-agricultural employment by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). This interim final rule will be effective...

  • VISA RULES MAY EASE HIRING OF FARMWORKERS BUT RAISE COSTS. Schoeff Jr., Mark // Workforce Management;2/18/2008, Vol. 87 Issue 3, p5 

    The article discusses regulatory changes announced in early February 2008 by the U.S. Departments of Labor, Homeland Security and Agriculture, which would reduce the limitations and delays associated with H-2A visas for temporary farmhands. The new rules would let employers apply for H-2As...

  • Immigration Update - Revised I-9 Form Published; Stay Sought in No-Match Proceedings.  // Venulex Legal Summaries;2007 Q4, p1 

    The article presents an update on U.S. immigration regulations. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently published the 2007 revised I-9 Form, and requires all employers to use it or face potential penalties for noncompliance. The DHS also plans to conduct additional rulemaking...

  • Recent Changes to the Form 1-9. Erlbacher-Anderson, Amy // Facts & Findings;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p6 

    The article outlines the changes to the Employment Eligibility Verification Form (Form I-9) implemented by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It is inferred that Section 1 of Form I-9 must be filled out by the employee whereas Section 2 or 3 can only be completed by the employer. The role...

  • EMPLOYERS SEE SOME PROGRESS ON IMMIGRATION. Schoeff Jr., Mark // Workforce Management;12/10/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 21, p15 

    The article deals with issues concerning the immigration policies in the U.S. It cites the move by the Department of Homeland Security to ask a San Francisco, California judge to delay until March 24, 2008 a hearing on a new program that requires companies to resolve within 90 days the...

  • DHS cracks down on illegal hiring practices.  // Professional Carwashing & Detailing;Dec2010, Vol. 34 Issue 12, p10 

    The article reports that in an effort to enforce immigration policies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is focusing its attention on employers.

  • A 'WILLIE HORTON' REPLAY IN ARIZONA? Hosenball, Mark // Newsweek;5/10/2010, Vol. 155 Issue 19, p8 

    This article notes that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security under the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama has stated that it will not cooperate with immigration legislation enacted in Arizona in 2010 by deporting individuals found to be living in the state without legal documentation.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics