Department Of State

Visas: Issuance of Full Validity L Visas to Qualified Applicants

February 14, 2012 - 77 FR 8119 - RIN: - Download Full Notice: Text | PDF

This rule permits the issuance of L visas with validity periods based on the visa reciprocity schedule; whereas the current rule limits L visas to the petition validity period, which is determined by the Department of Homeland Security.

Agency Contact: Lauren A. Prosnik, Legislation and Regulations Division, Visa Services, Department of State, 2401 E Street NW., Room L-603D, Washington, DC 20520-0106, (202) 663-1260.

This rule is final. Its effective date is February 14, 2012.

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