Published Date:  

2007-01-04 05:00

Public Description:  

The bill would exempt elementary and secondary schools from payment of H-1B (i.e., “skilled worker”) visa petition fees.

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt elementary and secondary schools from the fee imposed on employers filing petitions with respect to non-immigrant workers under the H-1B program.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Rep. Gene Green [D-TX29] in the 110th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 147

Chamber:  

House