Posted on April 17 2020
If you are wondering what more is America doing to help different sections of its society, you have news! The US is doing what is needed to support employers and temporary workers in the agriculture sector. It’s much about keeping the nation’s food supply intact too through this COVID-19 crisis.
The H-2A visa helps foreign workers to work in USA in its agricultural sector on a temporary basis. These workers fill the gaps in the employment scene in the sector where domestic workers are not available.
Now, the US government has some new protection measures taken for American farmers including H-2A visa holders. The set of reforms to the rules governing farmers are given shape to by the Department of Homeland Security, taking the support of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Here are the main aspects of the new temporary final rule:
The temporary final rule will become effective as soon as it’s published in the Federal Register. After that, the new worker can stay in the US for so much time as not exceeding the validity period assigned to the Temporary Labor Certification.
There’s a possibility that the DHS feels that these temporary final rules will be needed for a longer period. In such a case, a new temporary final rule will be issued in the Federal Register. It will change the termination date of the new procedures.
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