December 21st, 2017 - The U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate passed a Continuing Resolution (CR), funding the U.S. Government and extending the EB-5 program until January 19th, 2018. The latest piece of legislation, H.J. RES. 124 extends the program without changes.
On December 14th, 2017 the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) published the fall 2017 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions.
On December 7th, the 2017 Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services (CIS) Ombudsman’s Annual Conference was held in Washington D.C. Speakers included the Secretary of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Kirstjen Kielsen, USCIS Director L.
Yesterday evening, the U.S. House of Representatives passed stopgap legislation, also known as a continuing resolution that included an extension of the EB-5 program. Shortly after, the U.S. Senate passed the legislation in a vote of 81-14. The legislation extends the EB-5 program until December 22nd, 2017 without changes. President Trump will sign the bill next.
Today, December 7th, 2017 - In a vote of 235 to 193 the United States House of Representatives passed a stopgap spending bill, that further extends the EB-5 Program until December 22nd, 2017. The extension does not include any changes to the EB-5 program. The U.S. Senate is expected to vote on the measure next.
United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will hold its next EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program national stakeholder engagement on Tuesday, November 7, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern time.
The USCIS Immigrant Investor Program Office (IPO) recently published the Fiscal Year 2017 Q3 I-526 and I-829 statistics.
On September 8, 2017 after being passed through Congress, the Stopgap resolution extending the EB-5 program was officially signed by President Donald Trump.