About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to clarify the law and ensure that children born to United States citizens while serving overseas in the military are eligible to become President.
- Summary (CRS)
2/28/2008--Introduced.Children of Military Families Natural Born Citizen Act - Declares that the term "natural born Citizen" in article II, section 1, clause 5 of the Constitution, dealing with the criteria ...
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Feb 28, 2008
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2678”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
4 cosponsors (3D, 1R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2678 — 110th Congress: Children of Military Families Natural Born Citizen Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2678
“S. 2678 — 110th Congress: Children of Military Families Natural Born Citizen Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2678>
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