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house Bill H.R. 1444

H-2A Improvement Act

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      house Committees
      Committee on the Judiciary
      Immigration and Citizenship
    IntroducedApril 9th, 2013

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H-2A Improvement Act

Official Title

To improve the H-2A agricultural worker program for use by dairy workers, sheepherders, and goat herders, and for other purposes.


H-2A Improvement Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to include within the H-2A nonimmigrant visa category (temporary agricultural workers) an alien coming temporarily to the United States to work as a sheepherder, goat herder, or dairy worker. Provides for a three-year initial period of admission with an additional three-year extension.

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