S. 2580 (96th): A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide procedures for administrative correction of the dates of birth of certain naturalized citizens.


Apr 17, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 17, 1980, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Schweiker

Senator from Pennsylvania


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Summary (CRS)

4/17/1980--Introduced.Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to authorize the Attorney General to correct the birthdates on naturalization certificates of individuals admitted as immigrants between December 22, 1945, and November 1, ... Read more >

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Apr 17, 1980

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2580”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


10 cosponsors (5R, 5D) (show)
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H.R. 6611 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 26, 1980

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