Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

New Procedures for Admission of Alien Workers under the 1965 Amendment to the Immigration and Nationality Act

Title

New Procedures for Admission of Alien Workers under the 1965 Amendment to the Immigration and Nationality Act

Description

This document produced by the U.S. Department of Labor provided a clear outline of the preference system created under the 1965 Amendment to the Immigration and Nationality Act. The Bureau of Employment Security within the U.S. Department of Labor set labor and profession qualifications on "aliens applying for visas" in addition to the familial ties preferences. Procedural instructions were provided for employers, persons acting in behalf of aliens, aliens in the United States, and aliens abroad.

Creator

U.S. Department of Labor

Date

1965-11-26

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Files

Citation

U.S. Department of Labor , “New Procedures for Admission of Alien Workers under the 1965 Amendment to the Immigration and Nationality Act ,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed November 22, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/186.

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