HR 1720

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 1720

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

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

May 4, 2011

Mr. OWENS (for himself and Mr. WELCH) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

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

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. NONIMMIGRANT STATUS FOR DAIRY WORKERS, SHEEPHERDERS, AND GOAT HERDERS.

SEC. 3. SPECIAL RULES FOR ALIENS EMPLOYED AS DAIRY WORKERS, SHEEPHERDERS, OR GOAT HERDERS.

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