S. 301: The Birthright Citizenship Act of 2013
February 13, 2013
Bill: S. 301 the Birthright Citizenship Act of 2013 | Read the text of the bill.
Sponsor: Senator David Vitter (R-LA)
Description: Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to consider a person born in the United States “subject to the jurisdiction” of the United States for citizenship at birth purposes only if the person is born in the United States of parents, one of whom is: (1) a U.S. citizen or national, (2) a lawful permanent resident alien whose residence is in the United States, or (3) an alien performing active service in the U.S. Armed Forces.
Current status: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary on February 13, 2013.