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Points Based Immigration Act

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Mr. Swanner submits

A BILL

To establish a points-based system for non-guest worker employment visas.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

(a) This act shall be cited as the Points Based Immigration Act. 

SEC. 2. CREATION OF A POINT SYSTEM FOR EMPLOYMENT VISAS.

(a) All non-guest worker employment visa applicants and their spouses will be subject to the following points-based evaluation, with 30 points being required for admission:

(1) Age

18-21 years old = 6 points, 22-25 years old = 8 points, 26-30 years old = 10 points, 31-35 years old = 8 points, 36-40 years old = 6 points, 41-45 years old = 4 points, 46-50 years old = 2 points

(2) Education

U.S. High School Diploma or Foreign Equivalent = 1 point, Foreign Bachelor's Degree = 5 points, U.S. Bachelor's Degree = 6 points, Foreign Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics = 7 points, U.S. Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics = 8 points, Foreign Professional Degree or Doctorate = 10 points, U.S. Professional Degree or Doctorate = 13 points

(3) English Proficiency (determined by standardized test issued by the Immigration and Naturalization Service)

60th-80th percentile = 6 points, 80th-90th percentile = 10 points, 90th-99th percentile = 11 points, 100th percentile = 12 points

(4) Employment

Job offer in the US paying at least 150% of median household income in the state the alien will be employed = 5 points, job offer in the US paying at least 200% of median household income in the state the alien will be employed = 8 points, job offer in the US paying at least 300% of median household income in the state the alien will be employed = 13 points

(5) Extraordinary Achievement

Nobel Prize or comparable award = 25 points

(6) Olympics

Olympic medal winner or winner of a competitive international sporting event = 5 points

(7) Investors

Invested at least $1.35 million in a new commercial enterprise in the United States = 6 points, invested at least $1.8 million in a new commercial enterprise in the United States = 12 points

SEC. 3. ENACTMENT.

(a) This act shall take effect immediately. 

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