Published Date:  

2015-12-10 (All day)

Public Description:  

S. 2394, the American Jobs First Act of 2015, would implement major reforms of the H-1B program including adding a minimum wage provision ($110,000), and increasing the fee for employers to $10,000. More than 90% of H-1Bs issued in 2013 were for positions that paid less than $110,000 per year. The bill would also end the Visa Lottery.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Sen. Ted Cruz [R-TX] in the 114th congress

Bill Number:  

S. 2394

Chamber:  

Senate