H.R. 2957 (112th): Senior Citizenship Act of 2011
Sep 15, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 15, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 8th congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 15, 2011
Length: 4 pages
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To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to exempt certain elderly persons from demonstrating an understanding of the English language and the history, principles, and form of government of the United States as a requirement for naturalization, and to permit certain other elderly persons to take the history and government examination in a language of their choice.
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Last Action: Sep 17, 2009
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Last Action: Apr 12, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2957 — 112th Congress: Senior Citizenship Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2957
“H.R. 2957 — 112th Congress: Senior Citizenship Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. April 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2957>
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