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USSB3609IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3599IntroHealthcare Workforce Resilience Act This bill makes previously unused immigrant visas available to nurses and physicians who petition for such a visa before the date that is 90 days after the end of the declared national emergency relating to the COV...
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2020-05-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3606IntroHealth Force and Resilience Force Act of 2020
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2020-05-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6717IntroHealth Care Workforce Protection Act of 2020 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to extend the authorized stay period for certain alien health care workers to until at least 60 days after the end of the declared emergency period ste...
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2020-05-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6507IntroCOVID-19 Employment Authorization Document Extension Act This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to automatically extend an alien's employment authorization if the authorization was valid when a public health emergency period begins. Th...
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2020-04-14
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6437IntroCoronavirus Immigrant Families Protection Act
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB2877EngrossTo add Ireland to the E-3 nonimmigrant visa program. This bill expands the E-3 visa program to cover Irish nationals. The E-3 visa is a nonimmigrant visa currently only available to Australian nationals coming to the United States for employment in a...
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2020-03-10
Received in the Senate.
USHB5795IntroMoving H-2A to United States Department of Agriculture Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5971IntroCase Backlog and Transparency Act of 2020
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB6123IntroNorthern Mariana Islands Coronavirus Emergency Assistance Act This bill provides $100 million in appropriations to the Northern Mariana Islands for general government operations. The bill also requires the Department of Energy to draw down and sell u...
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2020-03-05
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB560EngrossNorthern Mariana Islands Residents Relief Act This bill provides Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) Resident status to certain otherwise qualifying aliens who do not meet a current requirement of having resided continuously and lawfu...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Energy And Natural Resources Committee
USHB5767IntroENSURE Act of 2020 Eritrean Nationals' Safety from Unjust Removal or Expulsion Act
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2020-02-05
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5577IntroNo Social Security for Illegal Aliens Act of 2020
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2020-01-10
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB1790PassNational Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 This bill authorizes FY2020 appropriations and sets forth policies for Department of Defense (DOD) programs and activities, including military personnel strengths. It does not provide budget aut...
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2019-12-20
Became Public Law No: 116-92.
USHB5174IntroState Sponsored Visa Pilot Program Act of 2019
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB3134IntroA bill to add Ireland to the E-3 nonimmigrant visa program. This bill expands the E-3 visa program to cover Irish nationals. The E-3 visa is a nonimmigrant visa currently only available to Australian nationals coming to the United States for employme...
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2019-12-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB5225IntroPOWER Act Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act
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2019-12-19
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4873IntroSyrian Partner Protection Act
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2019-12-18
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB5038EngrossFarm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 This bill contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Home...
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2019-12-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4479IntroDisaster Recovery Workforce Act
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2019-12-05
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
USSB1838PassHong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 This bill directs various departments to assess whether political developments in Hong Kong justify changing Hong Kong's unique treatment under U.S. law. (Hong Kong is part of China but has a largely s...
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2019-11-27
Became Public Law No: 116-76. (TXT | PDF)
USSB2929IntroPOWER Act Protect Our Workers from Exploitation and Retaliation Act
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2019-11-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4916IntroFarm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 This bill contains provisions related to alien farmworkers, including provisions establishing a certified agricultural worker (CAW) status and changing the H-2A temporary worker program. The Department of Home...
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2019-11-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB4928IntroNew Deal for New Americans Act of 2019
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2019-10-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB4623IntroKeep STEM Talent Act of 2019
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2019-10-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3624EngrossOutsourcing Accountability Act of 2019 This bill requires an issuer that is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission to disclose specified information related to the number of domestic and foreign employees of the issuer and its subsidi...
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2019-10-21
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2652IntroProtection of American Jobs in Cross-Border Rail Operations With Mexico Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation to issue regulations that restrict the operation of trains originating in Mexico within the United States to crews compris...
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2019-10-21
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB4319IntroImmigrant Witness and Victim Protection Act of 2019
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2019-10-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSJR55IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Acting Secretary of Homeland Security relating to "Immigrant Investor Program Modernization"
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2019-09-24
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB1044EngrossFairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 This bill increases the per-country cap on family-based immigrant visas from 7% of the total number of such visas available that year to 15%, and eliminates the 7% cap for employment-based immigrant vi...
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2019-09-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3899IntroTPS Reform Act of 2019
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2019-08-15
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3799IntroReuniting Families Act
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3881IntroVisa Transparency Anti-Trafficking Act of 2019
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2019-08-12
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3740IntroAGRI Act of 2019 Agricultural Guest Worker Reform Initiative Act of 2019
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2019-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3524IntroNorthern Triangle and Border Stabilization Act This bill authorizes assistance to the Northern Triangle countries (El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras) to address the causes of migration to the United States and contains provisions related to the ha...
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2019-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Border Security, Facilitation, and Operations
USHB3319IntroPaperwork Reduction for Farmers and H-2A Modernization Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3312IntroFamily Reunification Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3564IntroFairness for High-Skilled Americans Act of 2019 This bill eliminates the Optional Practical Training Program or any successor program, unless Congress expressly authorizes such a program. (The program provides an F-1 student visa holder temporary emp...
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB3896IntroProtection of American Jobs in Cross-Border Rail Operations With Mexico Act This bill requires the Department of Transportation to issue regulations that restrict the operation of trains originating in Mexico within the United States to crews compris...
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2019-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
USSB2224IntroVisa Transparency Anti-Trafficking Act of 2019
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2019-07-23
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3760IntroDomestic Workers Bill of Rights Act
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2019-07-16
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB386IntroFairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2019 This bill increases the per-country cap on family-based immigrant visas from 7% of the total number of such visas available that year to 15%, and eliminates the 7% cap for employment-based immigrant vi...
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2019-07-09
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3033IntroH-4 Employment Protection Act of 2019 This bill prohibits the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from amending or repealing the rule entitled Allowing Certain H-4 Dependent Spouses to Apply for Employment Authorization, and requires DHS to apply t...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSB2050IntroLEED Act Leverage to Enhance Effective Diplomacy Act of 2019 This bill expands various sanctions and reporting requirements pertaining to North Korea and contains other related provisions. The bill expands existing sanctions related to various prohib...
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2019-06-28
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR468IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Secretary of Defense should review section 504 of title 10, United States Code, for purposes related to enlisting certain aliens in the Armed Forces. This resolution urges the Department o...
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2019-06-28
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USHB2801IntroHELP Farms Act Helping Labor Personnel on Farms Act
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2813IntroAsylum Seeker Work Authorization Act of 2019 This bill directs the Department of Homeland Security to provide employment authorization for eligible asylum applicants. Currently, such individuals are not entitled to employment authorization but may be...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2658IntroCommercial Fishing and Seafood Business Act of 2019 This bill exempts certain H-2B visas from the annual cap of 66,000 on such visas. The exemption applies to H-2B visas issued to nonimmigrant aliens for employment (1) on a commercial fishing vessel ...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2796IntroAfghan Allies Protection Act of 2019 This bill provides for 4,000 additional special immigrant visas to qualified nationals of Afghanistan who were employed by or on behalf of the United States since October 7, 2001. The visa allotment, in addition t...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USHB2713IntroPeople's Liberation Army (PLA) Visa Security Act This bill bars individuals affiliated with the Chinese military from entering the United States on visas for students (F visa) or work-and-study exchange (J visa). The President shall publish a list id...
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2019-06-26
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
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