Published Date:  

2004-07-07 04:00

Public Description:  

S. 2616, the Emergency Relief for Rural Borderlands Act, would exempt from the annual H-2B cap (for low-sill foreign workers), workers who work in rural areas that are less than 50 miles from an international border.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Sen. Norm Coleman [R-MN, 2003-2009] in the 108th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 2616

Chamber:  

Senate