Published Date:  

2007-04-10 04:00

Public Description:  

S. 1083, the Securing Knowledge, Innovation, and Leadership Act of 2007, would increase the annual H-1B cap from 65,000 to 115,000 and then by 20% in any following year in which the cap is met. As well, S. 1083 would increase the annual worldwide level of employment-based (EB) immigrants by 150,000 plus 340,000 spouses and minor children of EB immigrants who are exempt from the cap.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Sen. John Cornyn [R-TX] in the 110th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 1083

Chamber:  

Senate