E-Verify Purge

Alert date: 
Friday, February 19, 2021
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E-Verify Records Disposal 

On May 14, 2021, USCIS will dispose of E-Verify records that are more than 10 years old, which are those dated on or before Dec. 31, 2010. E-Verify employers have until May 14, 2021, to download case information from the Historic Records Report if they want to retain information about these E-Verify cases. 

For more information and guidance on downloading the Historic Records Report, see the fact sheet and instructions for downloading.

Employers are required to record the E-Verify case verification number on the corresponding Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, or attach a copy of the case details page to the Form I-9. Employers should retain the Historic Records Report with the Forms I-9.

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