About the bill
- Full Title
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny citizenship at birth to children born in the United States of parents who are not citizens or permanent resident aliens.
- Summary (CRS)
2/9/2005--Introduced.Citizenship Reform Act of 2005 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit automatic citizenship at birth to a child born in the United States who: (1) was born ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Apr 2, 2003
Earlier Version —
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1567 (108th).
Feb 9, 2005
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 698”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
87 cosponsors (86R, 1D)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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H.R. 1567 (108th)
was a previous version of this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 2, 2003
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 698 — 109th Congress: Citizenship Reform Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr698
“H.R. 698 — 109th Congress: Citizenship Reform Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr698>
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