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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for an H-2C nonimmigrant classification, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
07/25/2018Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
10/01/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
07/25/2018Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/25/2018Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/25/2018Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Oversight and Government Reform, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
07/25/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19]* 07/25/2018

Committees (3)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary07/25/2018 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security10/01/2018 Referred to
House Ways and Means07/25/2018 Referred to
House Oversight and Government07/25/2018 Referred to

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (07/25/2018)

Workforce for an Expanding Economy Act

This bill establishes a new nonimmigrant visa for temporary non-agricultural workers (H-2C visa) to fill jobs that have remained open for a certain amount of time. This visa shall only be available for certain occupations, and those requiring a bachelor's degree or higher level of education shall not be eligible.