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House Bill Would Tighten Requirements for Visa Waiver Program; Federal Judge Asked to Consider Sanctions in Ongoing Immigration Litigation

Legislative Activity House Bill Would Tighten Requirements for Visa Waiver Program A proposed House bill seeks to strengthen requirements under the visa waiver program in place for nationals from certain countries. The Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act of 2015 (H.R. 158), originally introduced by Rep. Candice Miller (R-MI), aims to tighten requirements under the visa … Continue Reading

Security Clearances Under Review; Russia Delivers Missiles to Syria; Security in Afghanistan Transitioned to Afghan Secuirty Forces; WOSB Interim Rule Set

Legislative Branch Activity National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) The Senate Armed Services Committee filed its bill, S. 1197, on Thursday, June 20. Chairman Carl Levin (D-MI) and Ranking Member James Inhofe (R-OK) would like to bring the bill to the Senate floor in July, but that remains uncertain at this time. Defense Appropriations Last week, … Continue Reading