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Feb 23, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
This resolution was introduced on February 23, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 24th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 23, 1993
Length: 2 pages
2/23/1993--Introduced.Constitutional Amendment - Limits citizenship at birth to persons born in the United States to a mother or father who is a U.S. legal resident. Read more >
The resolution’s title was written by its sponsor.
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.J.Res. 56 (104th).
This is a House joint resolution in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.J.Res.” in “H.J.Res. 117”). A joint resolution is often used in the same manner as a bill. If passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and signed by the President, it becomes a law. Joint resolutions are also used to propose amendments to the Constitution.
The committee chair determines whether a resolution will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this resolution.
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