Mr Kenny said there could be a "serious reduction in the number of J1 visas
granted to Irish people.
EMIGRATION But with emigration and the drain of players to the J1 visa
exodus every summer, he was hard pressed to round up all those available.
Entitled the Grant Residency for Additional Doctors (GRAD) Act of 2014, Meng's legislation also requires that the expedited review of J1 visa
applicants be the sole responsibility of a designated officer or employee from March to June, since most residency programmes begin each July.
As the families flew in hundreds of students on J1 visas
, employers of the victims and Californians gathered a block away from the scene of the disaster.
Seven of their friends, on J1 visas
to the US, are critically ill after the tragedy in the university town of Berkeley, California.
Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan revealed how his department is providing "all assistance possible" to students who are in the States on J1 visas
By the end of last week all tourists and students on J1 visas
had been accounted for.