H.R.2000 - Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
Summary: H.R.2000 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
Introduced in House (05/15/2013)
Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act - Authorizes the State Elections Commission of Puerto Rico to provide for a ratification vote on the admission of Puerto Rico as a state of the United States on an equal footing with the several states in all respects. Requires (if a majority of votes cast in the ratification vote are for the admission of Puerto Rico as a state): (1) the President to submit to Congress legislation to admit Puerto Rico as a state, and (2) Congress to act, through legislation, to admit Puerto Rico as a state.