H.R. 12493 (93rd): A bill to require the execution of an oath or affirmation or declaration of allegiance before a passport is granted or issued.

Introduced:
Feb 04, 1974 (93rd Congress, 1973–1974)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 13245 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 05, 1974

H.R. 13216 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 05, 1974

H.R. 13152 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 28, 1974

H.R. 13137 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 28, 1974

H.R. 12911 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 20, 1974

H.R. 12731 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 07, 1974

Sponsor
Samuel Devine
Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district
Party
Republican
Related Bills
H.R. 13245 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 05, 1974

H.R. 13216 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 05, 1974

 
Status

This bill was introduced on February 4, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Feb 04, 1974
Referred to Committee Feb 04, 1974
 
Summary

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Foreign Affairs

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2/4/1974--Introduced.
Requires the execution of an oath or affirmation or declaration of allegiance before a passport is granted or issued. (Amends 22 U.S.C. 212, 213)

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