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Expand EAD automatic 180-days extension to more categories

Since January 17, 2017, USCIS is automatically extending only 15 out of 57 categories of expiring EADs for up to 180 days for those who have applied for renewal.

Considering the current unsustainable situation for EAD holders due to longer processing time, I'd like for you to consider extending this decision to more categories of EAD (for example: H4, L2, F1 visa holders), so more legal immigrants currently working would... more »

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Implement premium processing for form I-765 (EAD)

Countless of legal immigrant are facing longer processing time for renewing their form I-765 (EAD) taking more than 6-months. As a majority of EAD renewals do not fall in the automatic 180-days renewal categories, and newly requested EAD receipt notices do not grant work authorization the only option for applicants is to try an expedite request.

The recent health crisis has put a stress on USCIS finances and processing... more »

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Allow immigrants to work with USCIS I-765 receipt notice

Due to the current health crisis, USCIS processing times are taking longer than it did. EAD documents were usually delivered in up to 90 days but they currently take up to 12+ months to be processed.

Allowing employers to validate I-9 with an USCIS I-765 renewal or new receipt notice would allow immigrants to jump start on working while waiting for their EAD to be processed. This would certainly reduce the number of... more »

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H4 EAD Review

Dear DHS Team & Honorable Secretary Nielsen,

I understand DHS is pursuing a review of H4 EAD policy(revocation) as it has come to the forefront since honorable Trump administration has taken over.
My wife is a beneficiary of H4 EAD and therefore I thought it best to present my views regarding the same & a snippet of reality on this forum. I very much hope that this post finds its way to the right decision-making eye... more »

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