H.R.1834 - E-2 Visa Improvement Act of 2015114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jolly, David W. [R-FL-13] (Introduced 04/16/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/15/2015 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1834 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/16/2015)
E-2 Visa Improvement Act of 2015
This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit a nonimmigrant E-2 alien (treaty investor) who has been in the United States in such status for at least 10 years and has created full-time employment for at least 2 individuals to apply for immediate employment-based immigrant status.
Up to 10,000 such visas may be made available each fiscal year.
Sons and daughters of E-2 aliens (or aliens seeking such status) can remain on their parent's visa as a child until age 26. Employment authorization may be granted at age 18.