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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Missouri. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 28, 2008
Length: 2 pages
Feb 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 28, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Feb 28, 2008
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S. 2678 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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