Immigration Bill Roundup: Visa Extensions, H-1B Reforms

Law360, New York (May 1, 2017, 4:56 PM EDT) -- Members of the 115th Congress in recent days took action on immigration-related bills, including measures to modify the H-1B lottery and expand visa terms for doctors, seasonal dairy workers and specialty workers from South Korea.

Immigration remains a hot topic as Congress continues to negotiate appropriations bills for fiscal year 2017, and the budget’s final policy impact remains to be seen. Legislators on both sides of the aisle have weighed in with measures that address a variety of related policies.

H-1B Reforms

Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., introduced...
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