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Short Titles as Introduced

Visa Waiver Program Enhanced Security and Reform Act

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A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the requirements of the visa waiver program and for other purposes.


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Date
01/31/2012Introduced in Senate

All Actions (2)

Date
01/31/2012Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: Senate
01/31/2012Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S256)
Action By: Senate

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Senate Judiciary01/31/2012 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/31/2012)

Visa Waiver Program Enhanced Security and Reform Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act regarding the visa waiver program to: (1) authorize the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) to designate any country as a program country; (2) adjust visa refusal rate criteria, including addition of a 3% maximum overstay rate; and (3) revise probationary and termination provisions.