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 4, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Samuel Devine

Representative for Ohio's 12th congressional district

Republican

See Instead:

H.R. 13245 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 5, 1974

H.R. 13216 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Mar 5, 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 7, 1974

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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) Read more >
Related Bills

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H.R. 13245 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 1974

H.R. 13216 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 1974

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History

Introduced
Feb 4, 1974

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