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Labour certification process for permanent employment of aliens in the United States.

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United States of America
Migrant workers
Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

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Pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act, certain categories of foreigners may only obtain a visa for entrance into the United States in order to engage in permanent employment if it has been established that there are not sufficient United States workers, who are able, willing, qualified and available at the time and at the place where the foreigner is to perform the work, and that the employment fo the foreigner will not adversly affect the wages and working conditions fo United States workers similarly employed. These regulations set out the rules and procedures for this Labor Certification Process.

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    Serial title
    Code of Federal Regulations
    Title 20, Chapter V,
    Part 656
    Page range
    pp. 469-496