Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Apr 19, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 19, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 19, 2007
Length: 3 pages
To amend section 301 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to clarify those classes of individuals born in the United States who are nationals and citizens of the United States at birth.
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Last Action: Apr 2, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1940 — 110th Congress: Birthright Citizenship Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1940
“H.R. 1940 — 110th Congress: Birthright Citizenship Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. July 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr1940>
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