H.R.150 - Posthumous Citizenship for Active Duty Service Act of 1989101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Donnelly, Brian J. [D-MA-11] (Introduced 01/03/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary | Senate - Judiciary|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 101-350|
|Latest Action:||03/06/1990 Became Public Law No: 101-249. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.150 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House amended (11/13/1989)
Posthumous Citizenship for Active Duty Service Act of 1989 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for posthumous naturalization of aliens and noncitizen nationals by reason of death while on active-duty service in the U.S. armed forces during periods of military hostilities.
States that a request for the granting of posthumous citizenship may be filed only by the next-of-kin or another representative determined by the Attorney General.
Requires such request to be filed by the later of: (1) two years after enactment of this Act; or (2) the date of the veteran's death.
States that this Act shall not bestow any immigration benefits upon a spouse, child, or relative of the veteran.