H.R. 6191 (110th): To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive certain requirements for naturalization for American Samoan United States nationals to become United States citizens.


Jun 5, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eni Faleomavaega

Delegate for American Samoa At Large



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2008
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6/5/2008--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to waive certain U.S. naturalization requirements for a person who is born in American Samoa and resides continuously within American Samoa from birth to ... Read more >

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Jun 5, 2008

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 6191”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 4021 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Feb 14, 2012

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