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- Full Title
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide the children of female United States citizens born abroad before May 24, 1934, and their descendants, with the same rights to citzenship at birth as children born of male citizens abroad.
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Nov 26, 1991
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4007 (102nd).
Jan 5, 1993
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 283”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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H.R. 4007 (102nd)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 26, 1991
Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 25, 1994
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 283 — 103rd Congress: Equity in Citizenship Act of 1993. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr283
“H.R. 283 — 103rd Congress: Equity in Citizenship Act of 1993.” www.GovTrack.us. 1993. February 6, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr283>
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