To provide the children of female United States citizens born abroad before May 24, 1934, and their descendants, with the same rights to citizenship at birth as children born of male citizens abroad.
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Sponsor and status
Nov 26, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 26, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 13th congressional district
Nov 26, 1991
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Jan 5, 1993
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 283 (103rd).
H.R. 4007 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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