H.R.1812: Partner with Korea Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about immigration
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Sponsor Peter Roskam, R-Ill.
Total Cosponsors 111 (54 Democrats, 57 Republicans)
Introduced April 26, 2013
Latest Major Action June 14, 2013
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

Partner with Korea Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to create an E-4 treaty trader visa category for up to 15,000 nationals of the Republic of Korea (South Korea) each fiscal year who are coming to the United States solely to perform specialty occupation services and with respect to whom the Secretary of Labor has certified to the Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Secretary of State that the intending employer has filed an attestation concerning U.S. worker protections with the Secretary of Labor.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 14, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security.
April 26, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.