Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1982: report together with additional and dissenting views (to accompany H.R. 6514) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982 - Emigration and immigration law - 223 pages
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Page 155 - Except as otherwise provided in this act, the following classes of aliens shall be ineligible to receive visas and shall be excluded from admission into the United States.
Page 166 - ... produce books, papers, and documents if demanded, and testify; and any failure to obey such order of the Court may be punished by the Court as a contempt thereof.
Page 155 - General that (A) there are not sufficient workers in the United States who are able, willing, qualified^ and available at the time of application for a visa and admission to the United States and at the place to which the alien is destined to perform such skilled or unskilled labor, and (B) the employment of such aliens will not adversely affect the wages and working conditions of the workers in the United States similarly employed.
Page 129 - ... (3) Visas shall next be made available, in a number not to exceed 10 per centum of the number specified in this subsection, to qualified immigrants who are members of the professions, or who because of their exceptional ability in the sciences or the arts will substantially benefit prospectively the national economy, cultural interests, or welfare of the United States, and whose services in the professions, sciences, or arts are sought by an employer in the United States.
Page 177 - Any person who shall operate any motorboat or any vessel in a reckless or negligent manner so as to endanger the life, limb, or property of any person shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor and on conviction thereof by any court of competent jurisdiction shall be punished by a fine not exceeding $2,000. or by imprisonment for a term of not exceeding one year, or by both such fine and imprisonment, at the discretion of the court.
Page 157 - Act, as amended, provides in part that no person admitted under section 101 (a) (15) (J) or acquiring such status after admission shall be eligible to apply for an immigrant visa, or for permanent residence, or for a nonimmigrant visa under section 101 (a) (15...
Page 165 - Said inspectors shall have power to administer oaths and to take and consider evidence touching the right of any alien to enter, reenter, pass through, or reside in the United States...
Page 185 - States, or utters, uses, attempts to use, possesses, obtains, accepts, or receives any such visa, permit, or document, knowing it to be forged, counterfeited, altered, or falsely made, or to have been procured by means of any false claim or statement, or to have been otherwise procured by fraud or unlawfully obtained; or...
Page 16 - A and in the geographic areas therein set forth, there are not sufficient workers who are able, willing, qualified, and available for employment in such categories, and the employment of aliens in such categories and in such areas will not adversely affect the wages and working conditions of workers in the United States similarly employed.