Published Date:  

2017-05-25 (All day)

Public Description:  

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize certain aliens who have earned a Ph.D. degree from a United States institution of higher education in a field of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics to be admitted for permanent residence and to be exempted from the numerical limitations on H-1B nonimmigrants.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose
Sponsored by:  Rep. Erik Paulsen [R-MN3] in the 115th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 2717

Chamber:  

House