Text: H.R.6975 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)All Bill Information (Except Text)

There is one version of the bill.

Text available as:

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (09/18/2008)


110th CONGRESS
2d Session
H. R. 6975

To require aliens to attest that they will not advocate installing a Sharia law system in the United States as a condition for admission, and for other purposes.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 18, 2008

Mr. Tancredo introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To require aliens to attest that they will not advocate installing a Sharia law system in the United States as a condition for admission, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Jihad Prevention Act”.

SEC. 2. Ineligibility for admission for aliens failing to make attestation.

Section 212(a)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1182(a)(3)) is amended by adding at the end the following:

“(G) SHARIA LAW SYSTEM.—Any alien who fails to attest, in accordance with procedures specified by the Secretary of Homeland Security, that the alien will not advocate installing a Sharia law system in the United States is inadmissible.”.

SEC. 3. Revocation of visas.

Section 221(i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1201(i)) is amended by adding at the end the following: “The visa of any alien advocating the installation of a Sharia law system in the United States shall be revoked.”.

SEC. 4. Revocation of naturalization.

Section 340(a) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1451(a)) is amended by inserting after the first sentence the following: “Advocating the installation of a Sharia law system in the United States shall constitute a ground for revocation of a person’s naturalization under this subsection.”.