Tills Visa Law

Stephen K. Tills, Attorney at LAW

Canadian Snowbirds ~ New Law ~ 2012

Proposed new law would ease the process for Canadians vacationing in the U.S.
Under current law, without a visa, Canadian citizens are not permitted to remain in the United States for longer than 180 days. Many Canadians would remain in the United States for a longer period of time during periods when Canadian weather is still cold if they had a legal ability to do so. In addition, Canadians who currently return to Canada after 180 days are unable to take day-trips across the border to northern-border-states in America.

Canadian Snowbirds

The bill, known as the JOLT ACT would allow Canadians who are:
1) over age 50 (with derivative benefits to a spouse and minor children);
2) who can show that they own a residence in the United States or have purchased rental or hotel accommodations in the United States for the duration of their stay; and
3) are not otherwise inadmissible – to stay at least 240 days per year. These Canadians are not permitted to have work authorization for this visa or access to any government benefits.

Do you need assistance?
Stephen K. Tills Esq.: an attorney and member of AILA, specializes in your area of need: Green Card Work Visa, Waivers, Detention, Citizenship, Fiance, Immigration.
Find out more:- call 716.662.5080 Immigration office of Stephen K.Tills Esq. in the Buffalo, NY.
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