S.2466 - ARTS Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hatch, Orrin G. [R-UT] (Introduced 02/28/2018)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/28/2018 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2466 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/28/2018)
Arts Require Timely Service Act of 2018 or the ARTS Act of 2018
This bill amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to adjudicate O and P visa petitions (nonimmigrant visas for aliens with extraordinary ability or achievement, and artists and entertainers) within 14 days after receiving such petitions and related documents.
The bill grants premium visa processing without charge to a petitioner that is a nonprofits arts organization if DHS does not meet the deadline for adjudicating a visa petition.