Published Date:  

2004-05-04 04:00

Public Description:  

S. 2381, the Safe, Orderly, Legal Visas and Enforcement Act, would: increase chain migration by increasing the number of family visas and exempting from the family-based visa ceiling all immediate relatives, reward illegal aliens with amnesty that could potentially have applied to virtually all of the 10.3 million illegal aliens estimated to have been in the country in March, 2004, plus their spouses and children, increase the annual limit on H-2B visas to 100,000 and create a new H-1D visa for up to 250,000 guestworkers a year who are not covered by other visa categories, and would have retroactively repealed the 3 and 10 year bars on re-entry for unlawful presence for more than 6 months.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Sen. Edward “Ted” Kennedy [D-MA, 1962-2009] in the 108th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 2381

Chamber:  

Senate