The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act (H.R. 3012) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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H.R. 3012: Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act of 2011

Summary: To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to eliminate the per-country numerical limitation for employment-based immigrants, to increase the per-country numerical limitation for family-sponsored immigrants, and for other purposes. (More Info)

The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act (H.R. 3012) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce 316,786 Facebook fans 101,765 Twitter followers

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Business Software Alliance 1,498 Facebook fans 1,310 Twitter followers

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Immigration Voice 1,173 Twitter followers

H.R. 3012 - Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act, contains a technical fix to eliminate per-country limits on allotment of high-skilled green cards without adding a single additional green card to the system. The bill also increases per-country limits from 7% to 15% in the family-based immigration system, which will help reduce the huge backlogs in the family based system as well, without adding any new visa numbers.

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TechNet 266 Facebook fans 981 Twitter followers

Washington, DC — TechNet, the bipartisan policy and political network of technology CEOs that promotes the growth of the innovation economy, today urged support for H.R. 3012, the “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act,” legislation that would eliminate a longstanding problem in U.S. law that stifles America’s economic growth by artificially creating large backlogs of highly-skilled foreign-born workers.

Today some highly-skilled immigrants wait significantly longer than others in receiving employment-based green cards. This is not due to differences in skills, but due to a “per country cap,” a little known provision in current law which limits to seven percent ...

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American Telugu Association

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