Jersey City, NJ asked in Immigration Law for New Jersey

Q: i got my I129 approved and my start date is in oct if today there is an executive order banning h1b will it affect me?

i am a F1 student whose I129 is approved and my start date is in oct 1 and if trump administration gave an executive order banning h1b will it effect me i am already inside USA

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John Alexander Bates
John Alexander Bates
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Bridgeport, CT

A: It is difficult to say because the EO has been issued yet. Likely it would affect future applicants but potentially could affect you as your visa is not yet in effect. We will have to wait and see.

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