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Greater Ohio Showmen’s Association

The Greater Ohio Showmen's Association is a non-profit organization, the members of which are dedicated to improvement and perpetuation of the Outdoor Amusement business in the State of Ohio. The GOSA is dedicated to the improvement of the Outdoor Amusement Business and works to guide, assist and cooperate with groups responsible for Fairs, Festivals, and Special Events throughout the state.


GOSA News & Announcements
Published: 3/16/2017
This evening, the Department of Homeland Security announced that the 33,000 H-2B cap for the second half of fiscal 2017 was reached on March 13. According to DHS, March 13, 2017 is the "final receipt date" for H-2B worker petitions for fiscal year 2017. The "final receipt date" is the date on which USCIS determines that it has received enough cap-subject petitions to reach the annual limit of 66,000 H-2B workers. The following petitions are exempt from the cap: · Current H-2B workers ...
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Published: 3/13/2017
A provision letting temporary guest workers on H-2B visas count as “returning workers,” and thereby avoid a cap on the visas, was excluded from the stop-gap funding bill making its way through Congress in December, 2016.  (The H-2B  program allows U.S. employers or U.S. agents who meet specific regulatory requirements to bring foreign nationals to the United States to fill temporary nonagricultural jobs.)  The H-2B Workforce Coalition said in a statement, having ...
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Greater Ohio Showmens Assn.
Greater Ohio Showmen's Association
PO Box 43
Pataskala, OH  43062

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