S. 518 (113th): H2O Visa for Seafood Processing Act


Mar 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 11, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mark Begich

Senator from Alaska



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Full Title

A bill to authorize the issuance of H2O nonimmigrant visas for aliens temporarily performing labor in the seafood processing industry.

Summary (CRS)

3/11/2013--Introduced.H2O Visa for Seafood Processing Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a nonimmigrant visa category for an alien having a foreign country residence, which he or ... Read more >

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Mar 11, 2013

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