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Unformatted text preview: 3. Please discuss at least two federal rules that encouraged the migration of highly skilled immigrants to the United States after 1980. Why did so many Asians come to the United States under these rules? Federal Rules encouraging migration 1. Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 provided for non immigrant workers three categories a. professionals and persons in “specialty” occupations (H-1) b. persons performing services unavailable in the United States (H-2) c. industrial trainees (H-3) i. based on class position and educational background 2. Act 1998: Congress had implemented rules that made citizens and foreigners more alike under the law, in terms of wages, benefits, hiring, and other working conditions Why so many Asians under these rules? 1. First, under the rule in 1989, Congress provided special avenues for non-immigrant nurses to adjust status toward permanent residency. Many had been in H-1 status for several years, to adjust status toward permanent residency....
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This note was uploaded on 11/15/2010 for the course AS AM 2 taught by Professor Park during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.
- Spring '08