Specialty Occupations, DOD (Department of Defense) workers, fashion models
INA Section 101(a)(15)(H)(i)(b) 8 CFR 214.2(h)(4)
May be employed only by the petitioner through whom the status was obtained.
Period of approved petition not to exceed 3 years. In increments no more than 3 years.
Up to 3 years; up to 5 years for DOD workers; maximum continuous stay is 6 years; for DOD workers – 10 years.
65,000 for all H-1B plus 20,000 for U.S. Master’s degree holders.