.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that the Office of Management and Budget has extended its approval of Form I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification) to August 31, 2012. Accordingly, USCIS has amended the form to reflect a new revision date of August 7, 2009.

Employers may use the Form I-9 with the revision date of either August 7, 2009, or February 2, 2009. The revision dates are located on the bottom-right-hand portion of the form. For more information on USCIS and its programs, or to obtain Form I-9 and the Handbook for Employers, visit www.uscis.gov/i-9.