Summary: H.R.2687 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (08/03/1999)

Bringing Resources from Academia to the Industry of Our Nation Act or the BRAIN Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to establish a pilot program under which certain aliens completing a postsecondary degree in mathematics, science, engineering, or computer science may have their nonimmigrant status adjusted to permit U.S. employment for up to five years in such fields.

Sets forth related employer filing and enforcement provisions.

Establishes in the Treasury the High-Tech Education Fund Account.