10/14/2011: Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
10/24/2011: Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement.
Judiciary: Referral, In Committee
10/14/2011--Introduced. H-2A Improvement Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to include within the H-2A nonimmigrant visa category (temporary agricultural workers) an alien coming temporarily to the United States to work as a sheepherder, goat herder, or dairy worker. Exempts an employer filing a petition to employ such a worker from the requirement to show that the position is of a seasonal or temporary nature. Provides for a three-year initial period of admission with additional three-year extensions.