Plan to hike H-1B cap to 300,000 seen dead; 130,000 cap still possible

Senate bill could impose large fees for big H-1B visa users, sources say

By , Computerworld |  IT Management

Grassley this week reintroduced a bill that would impose a number of restrictions on the H-1B visa.

The overall immigration bill is expected to run hundreds of pages, and the high-tech provisions of it will be extensive. Significant details have yet to be released and many changes are ahead, especially as the House takes up the issue.

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