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H.R.1279: United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Fairness Act of 2013

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about immigration
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Sponsor Eni F. H. Faleomavaega, D-American Samoa
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Republicans)
Introduced March 20, 2013
Latest Major Action April 15, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

United States-Korea Free Trade Agreement Fairness Act of 2013 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to include nationals of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) coming to the United States under a treaty of commerce to perform specialty occupation services in the nonimmigrant E-3 visa category.

Authorizes up to 10,500 of such visas to be issued each fiscal year.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 15, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security.
March 20, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.