Nursing Relief Act of 1989

Definition of "Nursing Relief Act of 1989"
  1. A law that allows certain non-immigrant nurses with H-1 status, who have been employed for at least three years by September 1, 1989, and whose work meets specific labor certification requirements, to adjust to permanent resident status
How to use "Nursing Relief Act of 1989" in a sentence
  1. Under the Nursing Relief Act of 1989, many nurses have successfully transitioned from H-1 nonimmigrant status to permanent residency.
  2. The Nursing Relief Act of 1989 played a role in addressing nurse shortages.
  3. Her permanent resident status was made possible by the Nursing Relief Act of 1989.

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