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Jan 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on January 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Jan 7, 2011
Length: 7 pages
1/7/2011--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to permit each applicant for naturalization to choose to have the oath of allegiance for naturalization administered by a Member of Congress, Delegate, or ... Read more >
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Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 405 (113th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 249”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 249 — 112th Congress: To permit Members of Congress to administer the oath of allegiance to applicants for naturalization.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr249
“H.R. 249 — 112th Congress: To permit Members of Congress to administer the oath of allegiance to applicants for naturalization..” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr249>
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|quote=To permit Members of Congress to administer the oath of allegiance to applicants for naturalization.