20 CFR 655.1303 - Advertising requirements.

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§ 655.1303 Advertising requirements.
All advertising conducted to satisfy the required recruitment steps under § 655.102 before filing the Application for Temporary Employment Certification must meet the requirements set forth in this section and at § 655.104 and must contain terms and conditions of employment which are not less favorable than those that will be offered to the H-2A workers. All advertising must contain the following information:
(a) The employer's name and location(s) of work, or in the event that a master application will be filed by an association, a statement indicating that the name and location of each member of the association can be obtained from the SWA of the State in which the advertisement is run;
(b) The geographic area(s) of employment with enough specificity to apprise applicants of any travel requirements and where applicants will likely have to reside to perform the services or labor;
(c) A description of the job opportunity for which certification is sought with sufficient information to apprise U.S. workers of services or labor to be performed and the anticipated period of employment of the job opportunity;
(d) The wage offer, or in the event that there are multiple wage offers (such as where a master application will be filed by an association and/or where there are multiple crop activities for a single employer), the range of applicable wage offers and, where a master application will be filed by an association, a statement indicating that the rate(s) applicable to each employer can be obtained from the SWA;
(e) The three-fourths guarantee specified in § 655.104(i);
(f) If applicable, a statement that work tools, supplies, and equipment will be provided at no cost to the worker;
(g) A statement that housing will be made available at no cost to workers, including U.S. workers, who cannot reasonably return to their permanent residence at the end of each working day;
(h) If applicable, a statement that transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided by the employer;
(i) A statement that the position is temporary and a specification of the total number of job openings the employer intends to fill;
(j) A statement directing applicants to report or send resumes to the SWA of the State in which the advertisement is run for referral to the employer;
(k) Contact information for the applicable SWA and the job order number.

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  • 2015-04-29; vol. 80 # 82 - Wednesday, April 29, 2015
    1. 80 FR 24042 - Temporary Non-Agricultural Employment of H-2B Aliens in the United States
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      DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY, Employment and Training Administration, Wage and Hour Division
      Interim final rule; request for comments.
      This interim final rule is effective April 29, 2015. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on this interim final rule on or before June 29, 2015.
      8 CFR Part 214

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Title 20 published on 2012-04-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 20 CFR Part 655 after this date.

  • 2015-05-05; vol. 80 # 86 - Tuesday, May 5, 2015
    1. 80 FR 25633 - Temporary Agricultural Employment of H-2A Foreign Workers in the Herding or Production of Livestock on the Open Range in the United States; Extension of Comment Period
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      DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Employment and Training Administration
      Proposed rule; extension of comment period.
      The comment period for the proposed rule published on April 15, 2015 (80 FR 20300) is extended. Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed rule, identified by RIN 1205-AB70, on or before June 1, 2015
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