Citizenship Reform Act of 2005
Bill # H.R.698
Nathan Deal (R-GA 10th)
(last sponsor added 06/22/2006)
About This Legislation:
H.R. 698 by Rep. Nathan Deal (R-GA) would amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to deny citizenship at birth to children born in the United States to parents who are not citizens or legal permanent resident aliens.
Status: 3/2/2005 Referred to the House Judiciary Committee.
FAIR comment: H.R. 698 would remove one of the major incentives for illegal immigration by ending the practice of granting automatic U.S. citizenship to the children of illegal aliens.
up-to-date bill status information on H.R.698.