H.R. 4340: 

American LAWS Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. David “Dave” Brat [R-VA7] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

H.R. 4340, the American LAWS Act, introduced by Rep. Dave Brat (R-Va.) would end the family chain migration categories and the visa lottery. The legislation would also require all employers to use E-Verify for most hires within 2 years.

H.R. 3711: 

Legal Workforce Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to make mandatory and permanent requirements relating to use of an electronic employment eligibility verification system, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3775: 

Immigration in the National Interest Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a skills-based immigration points system, to focus family-sponsored immigration on spouses and minor children, to eliminate the Diversity Visa Program, to set a limit on the number of refugees admitted annually to the United States, and for other purposes.

S. 1852: 

SUCCEED Act

Sponsored by:  Sen. Thom Tillis [R-NC] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

A bill to authorize the cancellation of removal and adjustment of status of certain aliens who are long-term United States residents and who entered the United States as children, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3352: 

Second Chance for Service Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA41] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide that an applicant for citizenship who served honorably in the Armed Forces of the United States is not automatically barred from becoming a citizen of the United States for having committed certain crimes, and for other purposes.

H.R. 3324: 

KIWI Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Darrell Issa [R-CA49] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To include New Zealand in the list of foreign states whose nationals are eligible for admission into the United States as E-1 and E-2 nonimmigrants if United States nationals are treated similarly by the Government of New Zealand.

H.R. 2717: 

STAPLE Act

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

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

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.

H.R. 2577: 

Jobs in America Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Kyrsten Sinema [D-AZ9] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To establish an employment-based immigrant visa for alien entrepreneurs who have received significant capital from investors to establish a business in the United States.

H.R. 2508: 

Child Citizen Protection Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. José Serrano [D-NY15] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To provide discretionary authority to an immigration judge to determine that an alien parent of a United States citizen child should not be ordered removed, deported, or excluded from the United States.

H.R. 2016: 

CPI for Seniors Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. John “Jimmy” Duncan [R-TN2] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To mandate the monthly formulation and publication of a consumer price index specifically for senior citizens for the purpose of establishing an accurate Social Security COLA for such citizens.

H.R. 2087: 

DAIRY Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Sean Duffy [R-WI7] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to expand the H-2A worker program to include certain additional laborers, and for other purposes.

H.R. 2073: 

H.R. 2073

Sponsored by:  Rep. Nydia Velázquez [D-NY7] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend section 287 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to prohibit immigration officers or agents of the Department of Homeland Security from wearing clothing or other items bearing the word "police".

H.R. 2072: 

FIFA Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX33] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to provide alternative identity verification procedures for individuals applying for Federal student assistance, and for other purposes.

H.R. 2070: 

FAFSA for All Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Marc Veasey [D-TX33] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include guidance on how dependent students with parents without SSNs may obtain Federal student assistance.

H.R. 1503: 

SOLVE Act 2.0 of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To provide that the Executive Order entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" (March 6, 2017), shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive Order, and for other purposes.

H.R. 1487: 

Dreamer Protection Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA35] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To prohibit use of Federal funds to apprehend, detain, or remove from the United States any alien who was granted deferred action under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program, if the alien lost their deferred action status solely as a direct or indirect result of any action taken by the President or another Federal official.

H.R. 1263: 

Protecting Allies from Visa Exclusion (PAVE) Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT0] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To exclude from the application of Executive Order 13796 certain Iraqi and Afghani special immigrants and refugees, to render certain Afghanis eligible for Priority 2 processing under the refugee resettlement priority system, and for other purposes.

H.R. 1236: 

PROTECT Immigration Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL5] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To discontinue a Federal program that authorizes State and local law enforcement officers to investigate, apprehend, and detain aliens in accordance with a written agreement with the Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and to clarify that immigration enforcement is solely a function of the Federal Government.

H.R. 1075: 

Freedom for Refugees Escaping Enmity (FREE) Act

Sponsored by:  Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY9] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To provide that the Executive Order entitled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" (January 27, 2017) shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive Order, and for other purposes.

H.R. 1006: 

H.R. 1006

Sponsored by:  Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA7] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To clarify the rights of all persons who are held or detained at a port of entry or at any detention facility overseen by U.S. Customs and Border Protection or U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

H.R. 921: 

Community Trust Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To provide that Executive Order 13768 (82 Fed. Reg. 8799; entitled "Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States"), shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive Order, and for other purposes.

H.R. 920: 

Protecting Our Border Communities Act of 2017

Sponsored by:  Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA19] in the 115th congress

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Oppose

To provide that Executive Order 13767 (82 Fed. Reg. 8793; entitled "Border Security and Immigration Enforcement Improvements"), shall have no force or effect, to prohibit the use of Federal funds to enforce the Executive Order, and for other purposes.

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