The Trump administration has relaxed some guidelines for H-1B visas permitting visa holders to enter america if they’re returning to the identical jobs they’d previous to the proclamation of the visa ban.
The US Division of State advisory stated dependents (spouses and youngsters) may also be allowed to journey together with main visa holders.
“Journey by candidates looking for to renew ongoing employment in america in the identical place with the identical employer and visa classification,” the state division advisory stated.
The administration additionally allowed journey by technical specialists, senior-level managers, and different staff who maintain H-1B visas and their journey is critical to facilitate the quick and continued financial restoration of america.
On June 22, the US President Donald Trump had signed a proclamation that until the top of the 12 months within the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The administration additionally allowed journey of visa holders who’re working as public well being or healthcare skilled, or researcher to alleviate the results of the COVID-19 pandemic, or to conduct ongoing medical analysis in an space with a considerable public well being profit.
“Journey supported by a request from a US authorities company or entity to fulfill crucial US overseas coverage aims or to fulfill treaty or contractual obligations. This would come with people, recognized by the Division of Protection or one other US authorities company, performing analysis, offering IT assist/providers, or participating different comparable tasks important to a US authorities company,” the advisory acknowledged.