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H.R. 783 (103rd): Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994


About the bill

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The Immigration and Nationality Technical Corrections Act of 1994 (or H. R. 783) was an act by the United States Congress "to amend title III of the Immigration and Nationality Act to make changes in the laws relating to nationality and naturalization." The act amended the Immigration and Nationality Act by allowing to provide for the acquisition of United States citizenship from either parent for persons born abroad to parents, only one of whom is a United States citizen.

The act was signed into law by President Bill Clinton, who ...

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Feb 3, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 25, 1994

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 25, 1994.

Law
Pub.L. 103-416
Sponsor

Romano Mazzoli

Representative for Kentucky's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text

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Last Updated: Oct 7, 1994
Length: 20 pages

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History

Feb 3, 1993
 
Introduced

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Nov 17, 1993
 
Ordered Reported

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Nov 20, 1993
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 20, 1993
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 20, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Oct 6, 1994
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 6, 1994
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Unknown Status (aes).

Oct 7, 1994
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 25, 1994
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 783 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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