H.R.698 - Citizenship Reform Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Deal, Nathan [R-GA-10] (Introduced 02/09/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/02/2005 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims.|
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Summary: H.R.698 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/09/2005)
Citizenship Reform Act of 2005 - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to limit automatic citizenship at birth to a child born in the United States who: (1) was born in wedlock to a parent either of whom is a U.S. citizen or national, or is an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence who maintains such residence; or (2) was born out of wedlock to a mother who is a U.S. citizen or national, or is an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence who maintains such residence.
Defines "born in wedlock" to exclude common law marriages.