S. 3947 (109th): Soldiers to Citizens Act


Sep 27, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 27, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William “Bill” Frist

Senator from Tennessee



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Last Updated: Sep 27, 2006
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to permit the Secretary of Homeland Security to grant citizenship to an alien who serves on active duty in the Armed Forces, to assist such an alien in applying for citizenship, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/27/2006--Introduced.Soldiers to Citizens Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to state that, except for provisions relating to revocation of citizenship for separation from service under other than honorable ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 27, 2006

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3947”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2165 (Related)
Kendell Frederick Citizenship Assistance Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 21, 2005

S. 2097 (Related)
Kendell Frederick Citizenship Assistance Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 14, 2005

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