H.R. 1868 (111th): Birthright Citizenship Act of 2009

Introduced:

Apr 2, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 2, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Nathan Deal

Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2009
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Apr 2, 2009
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
95 cosponsors (93R, 2D) (show)
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Votes

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Subject Areas
Related Bills

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H.R. 1940 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 19, 2007

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No Sanctuary for Illegals Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 2010

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