USCIS Receives 23,500 H-1B Cap Petitions
The USCIS has recently updated the count of H-1B visa petitions received and counted towards the H-1B cap for the fiscal year 2011 employment.
As of June 25, 2010, USCIS has received approximately 23,500 H-1B cap-subject petitions and approximately 10,000 petitions qualifying for the advanced degree cap exemption.
FY 2011 H-1B Cap Count
|Cap Type||Cap Amount||Cap Eligible Petitions||Petition Target||Date of Last Count|
|H-1B Regular Cap||65,000||23,500||…….||06/25/10|
|H-1B Master’s Exemption||20,000||10,000||…….||06/25/10|
USCIS has informed that it will continue to accept both cap-subject petitions and advanced degree petitions until a sufficient number of H-1B petitions have been received to reach the statutory limits.
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