20 CFR Part 655 - TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT OF FOREIGN WORKERS IN THE UNITED STATES

  1. § 655.0 Scope and purpose of part.
  2. § 655.00 Authority of the Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC) Administrator under subparts A, B, and C.
  3. Subpart A - Labor Certification Process for Temporary Non-Agricultural Employment in the United States (H-2B Workers) (§§ 655.1 - 655.80-655.99)
  4. Subpart B - Labor Certification Process for Temporary Agricultural Employment in the United States (H-2A Workers) (§§ 655.100 - 655.235)
  5. Subparts C-D [Reserved]
  6. Subpart E - Labor Certification Process for Temporary Employment in the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CW-1 Workers) (§§ 655.400 - 655.474-655.499)
  7. Subpart F - Attestations by Employers Using Alien Crewmembers for Longshore Activities in U.S. Ports (§§ 655.500 - 655.550)
  8. Subpart G - Enforcement of the Limitations Imposed on Employers Using Alien Crewmembers for Longshore Activities in U.S. Ports (§§ 655.600 - 655.675)
  9. Subpart H - Labor Condition Applications and Requirements for Employers Seeking To Employ Nonimmigrants on H-1b Visas in Specialty Occupations and as Fashion Models, and Requirements for Employers Seeking To Employ Nonimmigrants on H-1b1 and E-3 Visas in Specialty Occupations (§§ 655.700 - 655.760)
  10. Subpart I - Enforcement of H-1B Labor Condition Applications and H-1B1 and E-3 Labor Attestations (§§ 655.800 - 655.855)
  11. Subparts J-K [Reserved]
  12. Subpart L - What Requirements Must a Facility Meet to Employ H-1C Nonimmigrant Workers as Registered Nurses? (§§ 655.1100 - 655.1150)
  13. Subpart M - What are the Department's enforcement obligations with respect to H-1C Attestations? (§§ 655.1200 - 655.1260)
  14. Subpart N - Labor Certification Process for Temporary Agricultural Employment in the United States (H-2A Workers) (§§ 655.1290 - 655.1319)
Authority:
Section 655.0 issued under 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(15)(E)(iii), 1101(a)(15)(H)(i) and (ii), 8 U.S.C. 1103(a)(6), 1182(m), (n), and (t), 1184(c), (g), and (j), 1188, and 1288(c) and (d); sec. 3(c)(1), Pub. L. 101-238, 103 Stat. 2099, 2102 (8 U.S.C. 1182 note); sec. 221(a), Pub. L. 101-649, 104 Stat. 4978, 5027 (8 U.S.C. 1184 note); sec. 303(a)(8), Pub. L. 102-232, 105 Stat. 1733, 1748 (8 U.S.C. 1101 note); sec. 323(c), Pub. L. 103-206, 107 Stat. 2428; sec. 412(e), Pub. L. 105-277, 112 Stat. 2681 (8 U.S.C. 1182 note); sec. 2(d), Pub. L. 106-95, 113 Stat. 1312, 1316 (8 U.S.C. 1182 note); 29 U.S.C. 49k; Pub. L. 107-296, 116 Stat. 2135, as amended; Pub. L. 109-423, 120 Stat. 2900; 8 CFR 214.2(h)(4)(i); 8 CFR 214.2(h)(6)(iii); and sec. 6, Pub. L. 115-218, 132 Stat. 1547 (48 U.S.C. 1806).

Subpart A issued under 8 CFR 214.2(h).

Subpart B issued under 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(a), 1184(c), and 1188; and 8 CFR 214.2(h).

Subpart E issued under 48 U.S.C. 1806.

Subparts F and G issued under 8 U.S.C. 1288(c) and (d); sec. 323(c), Pub. L. 103-206, 107 Stat. 2428; and 28 U.S.C. 2461 note, Pub. L. 114-74 at section 701.

Subparts H and I issued under 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(15)(H)(i)(b) and (b)(1), 1182(n) and (t), and 1184(g) and (j); sec. 303(a)(8), Pub. L. 102-232, 105 Stat. 1733, 1748 (8 U.S.C. 1101 note); sec. 412(e), Pub. L. 105-277, 112 Stat. 2681; 8 CFR 214.2(h); and 28 U.S.C. 2461 note, Pub. L. 114-74 at section 701.

Subparts L and M issued under 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(15)(H)(i)(c) and 1182(m); sec. 2(d), Pub. L. 106-95, 113 Stat. 1312, 1316 (8 U.S.C. 1182 note); Pub. L. 109-423, 120 Stat. 2900; and 8 CFR 214.2(h).

Source:
42 FR 45899, Sept. 13, 1977, unless otherwise noted.
Editorial Note:
Nomenclature changes to part 655 appear at 71 FR 35521, 35522, June 21, 2006.