USCIS announced on Friday May 2, 2014, that data entry of all Fiscal YearCurrently, the twelve-month period beginning October 1 and ending September 30. Historically, until 1831 and from 1843-49, the twelve-month period ending September 30 of the respective year; from 1832-42 and 1850-67, ending December 31 of the respective year; from 1868-1976, ending June 30 of the respective year. The transition quarter (TQ) for 1976 covers the three-month period, July-September 1976. 2015 H-1B cap petitions has been completed. They will now begin returning all H-1B cap petitions that were not selected in the lotteryDiversityA category of immigrants replacing the earlier categories for nationals of underrepresented countries and countries adversely “affected” by the Immigration and Nationality Act Amendments of 1965 (P.L. 89-236). The annual limit on diversity immigration was 40,000 during fiscal years 1992-94, under a transitional diversity program, and 55,000 beginning in fiscal year 1995, under a permanent diversity program. visa program. A computer randomly draws winners for the right to apply for immigration to the United States..
Unfortunately, they did not clarify if all of the H-1B receipt notices for selected cases have been sent to the petitioning employers. Based on what we’ve seen, we think most, but not all, have been sent and/or received by H-1B employers. However, we will keep you posted over the next week as this story develops.