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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 10, 2016 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 477

114th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 3636

[Report No. 114–614]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 29, 2015

(for herself and Mr. Nadler) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

June 10, 2016

Additional sponsors: Mr. Smith of Texas, Mr. Holding, Mr. Sensenbrenner, and Mr. Buck

June 10, 2016

Reported with amendments, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on September 29, 2015


A BILL

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, and for other purposes.


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)..

Amend the title so as to read: A bill 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..

June 10, 2016

Reported with amendments, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed