Jersey City, NJ asked in Immigration Law for New Jersey

Q: I am F1 student inUS whose H1b has been picked under H1b master cap and approved.

I am F1 student inside USA. I got my h1b picked under h1b masters cap and approved on june 18 will the new proclamation stop me from starting work on h1b from oct 1 or does it only apply to those outside USA.

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Ify Princess Ikeakanam
Ify Princess Ikeakanam
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Charlotte, NC

A: Hi, the new trump proclamation went into effect June 24th. It simply blocks/decrease approval for new applications for work visas. if you have already been approved, you should be ok to continue on your H1b.

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