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S. 2678 (110th): Children of Military Families Natural Born Citizen Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 28, 2008 (Introduced).


II

110th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2678

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 28, 2008

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

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.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Children of Military Families Natural Born Citizen Act.

2.

Definition of natural born citizen

Congress finds and declares that the term natural born Citizen in article II, section 1, clause 5 of the Constitution of the United States shall include: Any person born to any citizen of the United States while serving in the active or reserve components of the United States Armed Forces.