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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 3 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Apr 19, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1940 (110th).
Apr 2, 2009
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H.R. 1868 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1868. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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