House Passes Bill to Extend EB-5 Regional Center Pilot Program

Cite as "AILA InfoNet Doc. No. 08061162 (posted Jun. 11, 2008)"

On 06/09/08, the House of Representatives passed, by a voice vote through a fast-track procedure known as the "suspension calendar", a bill to extend for 5 years the EB-5 regional center pilot program (H.R. 5569). The measure, introduced by Representative Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), would reauthorize the regional center pilot program through fiscal 2013.

This measure must now proceed to the Senate for further consideration.