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Rajkotupdates.News : America Granted Work Permits For Indian Spouses Of H-1 B Visa Holders
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Rajkotupdates.News : America Granted Work Permits For Indian Spouses Of H-1 B Visa Holders

On May 26, 2015, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it would extend work authorization to certain H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B nonimmigrants who are seeking employment-based lawful permanent resident status. This policy change was a welcome relief for many Indian spouses of H-1B visa holders who had previously been unable to work in the United States. The H-4 visa is issued to immediate family members of H-1B visa holders, and until this policy change, H-4 visa holders were not allowed to work in the United States. The new policy has opened up new opportunities for many Indian spouses of H-1B visa holders, who have long been struggling to find meaningful employment while living in the United States. The H-1B Visa Program: The H-1B visa is a non...