Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 105 Part 2.djvu/788

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105 STAT. 1740 PUBLIC LAW 102-232—DEC. 12, 1991 SEC. 205. AMENDMENTS RELATING TO O NONIMMIGRANTS. (a) DEFINITION OF EXTRAORDINARY ABILITY IN THE ARTS FOR O NONIMMIGRANTS.— Section 101(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended by sections 123 and 204(c) of the Immigration 8 USC 1101. Act of 1990, is amended by adding at the end the following new paragraph: "(46) The term 'extraordinary ability' means, for purposes of section 101(a)(15)(O)(i), in the case of the arts, distinction.". (b) ELIMINATING ADDITIONAL PAPERWORK REQUIREMENT FOR O- Is.— Section 101(a)(15)(O)(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended by section 207(a)(3) of the Immigration Act of 1990, is amended by striking '*, but only" and all that follows up to the semicolon at the end. (c) CLARIFICATION OF SIGNIFICANT PHOTOGRAPHY FOR 0-2S. — Section 101(a)(15)(O)(ii)(III)(b) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by section 207(a)(3) of the Immigration Act of 1990, is amended by striking "significant principal photography" and inserting "significant production (including pre- and post-production work)". (d) CLARIFICATION OF MULTIPLE EVENTS FOR VISAS FOR O NONIMMIGRANTS.—Section 214(a)(2)(A) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by section 207(b)(1) of the Immigration Act 8 USC 1184. of 1990, is amended by inserting "(or events)" after "event". (e) CONSULTATION WITH RESPECT TO READMITTED 0-1 NONIMMIGRANTS.— Section 214(c)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by section 207(b)(2)(B) of the Immigration Regulations. Act of 1990, is amended by adding at the end the following: "The Attorney General shall provide by regulation for the waiver of the consultation requirement under subparagraph (A) in the case of aliens who have been admitted as nonimmigrants under section 101(a)(15)(O)(i) because of extraordinary ability in the arts and who seek readmission to perform similar services within 2 years after the date of a consultation under such subparagraph. Not later than 5 days after the date such a waiver is provided, the Attorney General shall forward a copy of the petition and all supporting documentation to the national office of an appropriate labor organization.". SEC. 206. AMENDMENTS RELATING TO P NONIMMIGRANTS. (a) ELIMINATING 3-MONTH OUT-OF-COUNTRY RULE FOR P-2 AND P-3 NONIMMIGRANTS. —Section 214(a)(2)(B) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by section 207(b)(1) of the Immigration Act of 1990, is amended— (1) by striking "(B)(i)" and inserting "(B)", and (2) by striking clause (ii). (b) TREATMENT OF FOREIGN ORGANIZATIONS FOR P-2 NONIMMIGRANTS.— Section 101(a)(15)(P)(ii)(II) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by section 207(a)(3) of the Immigration Act of 1990, is amended by inserting "or organizations" after "and an organization". (c) TREATMENT OF P-2 NONIMMIGRANTS. — (1) Section 101(a)(15)(P)(ii)(II) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by section 207(a)(3) of the Immigration Act of 1990, is amended by striking ", between the United States and the foreign states involved". (2) Section 214(c)(4)(E) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as added by 207(b)(2)(B) of the Immigration Act of 1990 and as redesig-