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Name: Temporary Alien Workers Seeking Classification Under the Immigration and Nationality Act Rule (8 CFR Part 214)
Country: United States
Subject(s): Migrant workers; Nursing personnel
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1990-08-08
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1990-08-27, Vol. 55, No. 166, pp. 34895-34901
ISN: USA-1990-R-20946
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1990-08-27, Vol. 55, No. 166, pp. 34895-34901
Abstract/Citation: Implements the requirements of the Immigration Nursing Relief Act of 1989 (Public Law 101-238) in respect of certain responsibilities of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, including determination of the eligibility of foreign nurses, control of their admission and periods of stay, etc. The rule is designed to facilitate the hiring of alien nurses thereby reducing the shortage of nurses in the USA, while protecting the rights of national nurses.
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