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H.R. 3636 (114th): Oversee Visa Integrity with Stakeholder Advisories Act


The text of the bill below is as of Jun 14, 2016 (Referred to Senate Committee).


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114th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 3636

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

June 14, 2016

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

AN ACT

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to allow labor organizations and management organizations to receive the results of visa petitions about which such organizations have submitted advisory opinions.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Oversee Visa Integrity with Stakeholder Advisories Act or the O–VISA Act.

2.

Allowing certain organizations to receive the results of visa petitions

Section 214(c)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1184(c)(3)) is amended—

(1)

by striking Attorney General each place it appears and inserting Secretary of Homeland Security; and

(2)

in the first sentence of the matter following subparagraph (B)—

(A)

by striking and (iv) and inserting (iv); and

(B)

by striking the period at the end and inserting the following: , and (v) upon making the decision, the Secretary of Homeland Security shall provide a copy of the decision to each organization with which the Secretary consulted under subparagraph (A) or (B)..

Passed the House of Representatives June 13, 2016.

Karen L. Haas,

Clerk.