H.J.Res. 104 (108th): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to make eligible for the Office of ...

...President a person who is not a natural born citizen of the United States but has been a United States citizen for at least 20 years.

108th Congress, 2003–2004. Text as of Sep 15, 2004 (Introduced).

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108th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. J. RES. 104

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 15, 2004

introduced the following joint resolution; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

JOINT RESOLUTION

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to make eligible for the Office of President a person who is not a natural born citizen of the United States but has been a United States citizen for at least 20 years.

That the following article is proposed as an amendment to the Constitution of the United States, which shall be valid to all intents and purposes as part of the Constitution when ratified by the legislatures of three-fourths of the several States within seven years after the date of its submission for ratification:

A person who is a citizen of the United States, who has been a citizen of the United States for at least 20 years, and who is otherwise eligible to hold the Office of the President, is not ineligible to hold that Office by reason of not being a native born citizen of the United States.

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