H. R. 5655
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 21, 2006
Mr. Hyde introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To eliminate the annual numerical limitation on the number of aliens who may be provided status under section 101(a)(15)(H)(ii)(b) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.
This Act may be cited as the
Legal Employment Act of
Elimination of H–2B cap
Section 214(g)(1) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1184(g)(1)) is amended to read as follows:
The total number of aliens who may be issued visas or otherwise provided nonimmigrant status during any fiscal year under section 101(a)(15)(H)(i)(b) may not exceed 65,000.