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S.565 StartUp Visa Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 14, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.

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  • 89% of users support S.565

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    • National Venture Capital Association

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    • CIC announces consultations for a Canadian start-up visa program ... - May 18, 2012 by Henry J. Chang - Although the government is only initiating consultations at this point, the proposed start-up visa program may ultimately resemble S. 565: StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (introduced in the United States Senate on March 14, 2011) ...

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      As noted by Henry J. Chang on May 18, 2012, "Although the government is only initiating consultations at this point, the proposed start-up visa program may ultimately resemble S. 565: StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (introduced in the United States Senate on March 14, 2011) ..." (/url?q=http://blog.firstreference.com/2012/05/17/cic-announces-consultations-for-a-canadian-start-up-visa-program/&sa=U&ei=frG8T7f5NMqYsQL82uUh&ved=0CDAQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNFQz871vh3BzAGCzxIU8sTSitIDXw)
    • CIC announces consultations for a Canadian start-up visa program ... - May 17, 2012 by Henry J. Chang - Although the government is only initiating consultations at this point, the proposed start-up visa program may ultimately resemble S. 565: StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (introduced in the United States Senate on March 14, 2011) ...

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      As noted by Henry J. Chang on May 17, 2012, "Although the government is only initiating consultations at this point, the proposed start-up visa program may ultimately resemble S. 565: StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (introduced in the United States Senate on March 14, 2011) ..." (/url?q=http://blog.firstreference.com/2012/05/17/cic-announces-consultations-for-a-canadian-start-up-visa-program/&sa=U&ei=G6zTT6fiKo-02AWgxZmRDw&ved=0CC0QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGyITzyNNpLU60rCagBm5aEgzNDQg)
    • CIC announces consultations for a Canadian start-up visa program ... - May 17, 2012 by Henry J. Chang - Although the government is only initiating consultations at this point, the proposed start-up visa program may ultimately resemble S. 565: StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (introduced in the United States Senate on March 14, 2011) ...

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      As noted by Henry J. Chang on May 17, 2012, "Although the government is only initiating consultations at this point, the proposed start-up visa program may ultimately resemble S. 565: StartUp Visa Act of 2011 (introduced in the United States Senate on March 14, 2011) ..." (/url?q=http://blog.firstreference.com/2012/05/17/cic-announces-consultations-for-a-canadian-start-up-visa-program/&sa=U&ei=BHPST4v9IoOW2AW8mb2gCg&ved=0CC4QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFUsK55MxPHnQM8pFwrOHXjtQfioQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Community Events and Public Meetings - July 30, 2012 by Jackson Free Press - Free; call 601-981-9606; fondren.org. 5:30-7 p.m., Green Home Mortgage Seminar, at Sal and Mookie's (565 Taylor St.). At PiE Lounge. Learn the benefits of home ownership and how to save money by being an environmentally-conscious homeowner.

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      As noted by Jackson Free Press on July 30, 2012, "Free; call 601-981-9606; fondren.org. 5:30-7 p.m., Green Home Mortgage Seminar, at Sal and Mookie's (565 Taylor St.). At PiE Lounge. Learn the benefits of home ownership and how to save money by being an environmentally-conscious homeowner." (http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/news/2012/jul/30/community-events-and-public-meetings/)
    • Turkey to Hold Funeral For Pilots of Downed Jet - July 06, 2012 by Wall Street Journal - The finding of the jet and the pilots has renewed attention on where and how the Turkish RF4 surveillance jet was shot down on June 22, an event that raised tensions along Turkey's 565-mile border with Syria. Turkey, by contrast, has said the ...

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      As noted by Wall Street Journal on July 06, 2012, "The finding of the jet and the pilots has renewed attention on where and how the Turkish RF4 surveillance jet was shot down on June 22, an event that raised tensions along Turkey's 565-mile border with Syria. Turkey, by contrast, has said the ..." (http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304550004577508891686667160.html)
    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International Plc - June 26, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International Plc RNS Number : 1616G Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 June 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on June 26, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International Plc RNS Number : 1616G Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 June 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-06-26/aCa5v9LUEAEY.html)
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