October 15, 2019

October 15, 2019

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OMB Completes Review of Obama-Era EB-5 Regulations

Today, OMB posted that they have concluded their review of the Obama-era EB-5 regulations. On Jan. 13, 2017, the Department of Homeland Security published a notice of proposed rulemaking to significantly raise minimum investment levels and other programmatic changes to the EB-5 program (see related GT EB-5 Insights post here). It is unclear what specific actions OMB took today in regards to the pending regulations. We will update this blog as information becomes available.

Department of Homeland Security

AGENCY: DHS-USIS

RIN1615-AC07

STATUSConcluded

TITLE: EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization

STAGE: Final Rule

ECONOMICALLY SIGNIFICANT: No

RECEIVED DATE02/22/2019

LEGAL DEADLINE: None

COMPLETED06/27/2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Consistent with Change

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Robert Y. Maples is experienced in the Washington, D.C. federal, state and public affairs arenas. He has also been an advocate for building pragmatic alliances to resolve major social issues and has pioneered strategies for addressing complex public affairs crises in collaborative versus confrontational contexts. He continues his advocacy of pragmatic alliances in furtherance of client/government collaborations among the Congress and federal agencies, and serves as state counsel on complex client public policy matters. He is experienced in complex problem solving in...

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