H.R.4498 - Promoting Tourism to Enhance our Economy Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] (Introduced 09/25/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 10/28/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4498 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/25/2019)
Promoting Tourism to Enhance our Economy Act of 2019
This bill establishes a nonimmigrant visa for qualified Canadian citizens.
The Department of Homeland Security may admit as a visitor a Canadian citizen who (1) is at least 55 years old, (2) maintains a residence in Canada, (3) owns a U.S. residence or has signed a rental agreement for the duration of the stay, (4) is not inadmissible or deportable under various provisions, (5) will not engage in U.S. employment, and (6) will not seek U.S. assistance or benefits. Such visitors may be admitted for up to 240 days out of any single 365-day period.