May 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 27, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 49th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 15, 2014
Length: 102 pages
About the bill
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2131 — 113th Congress: SKILLS Visa Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2131
“H.R. 2131 — 113th Congress: SKILLS Visa Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2131>
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