You are writing regarding

H.R.1114 StartUp Visa Act of 2011, 112th Congress

Contact Congress

1. Choose Your Position
2. Write Your Letter
3. Share Your Communication

OpenCongress Message Builder

OpenCongress Message Builder

Use the tools in this column to help craft your letter. Anytime your mouse highlights a section, click on it to add prepared text. You can edit any part of the message at left, and if you like, add your own stories and text to personalize your letter.

Official Bill Info

  • Latest Action: Jun 01, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement.

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    I know the most recent action for this bill is as follows: "Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement." on Jun 01, 2011
  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary - Immigration and Border Security

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    This bill has been assigned to the House Committee on the Judiciary - Immigration and Border Security committee.
  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    This bill has been assigned to the House Committee on the Judiciary committee.

Bill Statistics on OpenCongress

  • 91% of users support H.R.1114

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    91% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, support H.R.1114.
  • H.R.1114 has been viewed 4,008 times

    Clicking this will add the following text:

    H.R.1114 has been viewed 4,008 times on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource.
  • Contribution Data

    Enter your street address above, and relevant campaign contribution data for your elected officials will appear here in seconds for you to use in your letter.

    Most-commented sections of the bill text

    Highest Rated User Comments

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Rep. Maloney introduces StartUp Visa bill in House to help jump ... - May 09, 2012 by Adakoo - WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) today introduced legislation, “The StartUp Visa Act of 2011,” H.R. 1114, to encourage innovation and.

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Adakoo on May 09, 2012, "WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) today introduced legislation, “The StartUp Visa Act of 2011,” H.R. 1114, to encourage innovation and." (/url?q=http://adakoo.com/news/rep-maloney-introduces-startup-visa-bill-in-house-to-help-jump-start-job-creation-in-america.html&sa=U&ei=4VvBT-bwIIHL2QWD77x1&ved=0CE0QmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNE31AfOcXrvBe9rliTpU3htgG1ACA)
    • Why We Should Be Talking About Immigration « Made In America - May 03, 2012 by Neal Asbury - Equally important is the StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (S. 565/H.R. 1114), introduced in both the House and Senate in March 2011 by Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and co-sponsor Richard Lugar (R-IN) that is intended to help immigrant entrepreneurs ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Neal Asbury on May 03, 2012, "Equally important is the StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (S. 565/H.R. 1114), introduced in both the House and Senate in March 2011 by Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and co-sponsor Richard Lugar (R-IN) that is intended to help immigrant entrepreneurs ..." (/url?q=http://www.nealasburysmadeinamerica.com/2012/05/why-we-should-be-talking-about-immigration/&sa=U&ei=Py4PUMTfBOOO2wWJsYC4Bw&ved=0CEIQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNFZhoCkJwDk_-UEv48sQk464v5rzQ)
    • Why We Should Be Talking About Immigration « Made In America - May 03, 2012 by Neal Asbury - Equally important is the StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (S. 565/H.R. 1114), introduced in both the House and Senate in March 2011 by Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and co-sponsor Richard Lugar (R-IN) that is intended to help immigrant entrepreneurs ...

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Neal Asbury on May 03, 2012, "Equally important is the StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (S. 565/H.R. 1114), introduced in both the House and Senate in March 2011 by Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) and co-sponsor Richard Lugar (R-IN) that is intended to help immigrant entrepreneurs ..." (/url?q=http://www.nealasburysmadeinamerica.com/2012/05/why-we-should-be-talking-about-immigration/&sa=U&ei=uH8MUO3tGoiq2gXU9eQs&ved=0CEIQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNG3Q_JLXRWAlrAbt6spTnaT8ZYrlg)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Iowa senator's 'hold' endangering Startup Visa Act - February 27, 2012 by Omaha World-Herald - Then you are looking at next year," Cushman said. In the U.S. House of Representatives, The Startup Visa Act of 2011 (H.R. 1114) was introduced last spring by U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), and co-sponsored by Rep. William Owens (D-NY).

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Omaha World-Herald on February 27, 2012, "Then you are looking at next year," Cushman said. In the U.S. House of Representatives, The Startup Visa Act of 2011 (H.R. 1114) was introduced last spring by U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), and co-sponsored by Rep. William Owens (D-NY)." (http://www.omaha.com/article/20120227/MONEY07/302279897)
    • Rep. Maloney introduces StartUp Visa bill in House to help jump-start job ... - March 16, 2011 by Hellenic News of America - Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) yesterday introduced “The StartUp Visa Act of 2011” (HR 1114), a bill to encourage innovation and economic growth by permitting immigrant entrepreneurs greater access to temporary US visas. The bill matches legislation introduce

      Clicking this will add the following text:

      As noted by Hellenic News of America on March 16, 2011, " Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) yesterday introduced “The StartUp Visa Act of 2011” (HR 1114), a bill to encourage innovation and economic growth by permitting immigrant entrepreneurs greater access to temporary US visas. The bill matches legislation introduce" (http://www.hellenicnews.com/readnews.html?newsid=13445&lang=US)
    Enter your street address at right to find your members of Congress.
    A Letter to Congress from a constituent via OpenCongress.org

    After sending, this letter will be viewable to:

    Characters Remaining:  
    • Click "Send Message" above to complete delivery of this email. (If you don't already have a free "My OpenCongress" account, we'll make one for you now.)
    • Congressional offices require all address information in the form above be completed in order to deliver your email.
    • OpenCongress does not share your address information with any outside parties for any reason.

    OpenCongress is the only not-for-profit website that enables you to write all three of your members of Congress at once.

    OpenCongress is the only website that gives this information back to the public commons, enabling you to find other constituents near you who are tracking the same bills and issues.