To recognize entry of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico into permanent union with the United States based on a delegation of government powers to the United States by the people of Puerto Rico constituted as a Nation, to guarantee irrevocable United States citizenship as a right under the United States Constitution for all persons born in Puerto Rico, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2000
Length: 15 pages
106th Congress (1999–2000)
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Jun 26, 2000
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H.R. 4751 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Puerto Rico-United States Bilateral Pact of Non-territorial Permanent Union and Guaranteed Citizenship Act, H.R. 4751, 106th Cong. (2000).
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