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H-1B1 Program


The H-1B1 program provides for the temporary employment of nonimmigrant aliens in specialty occupations from Chile and Singapore, limited to 1,400 nationals of Chile and 5,400 nationals of Singapore.  The H-1B1 program is governed by many of the rules that apply to the H-1B program.  The period of employment is one year.  Extensions may be obtained twice but only in one year increments.  Further extensions can be obtained only with the filing of a new Labor Condition Application. 

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