United States Worker Law and Legal Definition

According to 8 USCS § 1182 (Title 8, Aliens and Nationality; Chapter 12, Immigration and Nationality Immigration; Admission Qualifications For Aliens; Travel Control of Citizens and Aliens), the term "United States worker" means “an employee who--

(i) is a citizen or national of the United States; or

(ii) is an alien who is lawfully admitted for permanent residence, is admitted as a refugee under section 207 of this title [8 USCS § 1157], is granted asylum under section 208 [8 USCS § 1158], or is an immigrant otherwise authorized, by this Act or by the Secretary of Homeland Security, to be employed.”