H. R. 5173
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 6, 2018
Mr. Cicilline (for himself, Mr. Valadao, and Mr. Costa) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary
To include Portugal in the list of foreign states whose nationals are eligible for admission into the United States as E–1 and E–2 nonimmigrants if United States nationals are treated similarly by the Government of Portugal.
This Act may be cited as the
Advancing Mutual Interests and Growing our Success Act or the
Nonimmigrant traders and investors
For purposes of clauses (i) and (ii) of section 101(a)(15)(E) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(15)(E)), Portugal shall be considered to be a foreign state described in such section if the Government of Portugal provides similar nonimmigrant status to nationals of the United States.