H.R.3386 - Accuracy for Adoptees Act113th Congress (2013-2014)
Text: H.R.3386 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)
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Introduced in House (10/30/2013)
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[Congressional Bills 113th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 3386 Introduced in House (IH)] 113th CONGRESS 1st Session H. R. 3386 To require Certificates of Citizenship and other Federal documents to reflect name and date of birth determinations made by a State court and for other purposes. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES October 30, 2013 Mr. Smith of Texas (for himself and Ms. Bass) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To require Certificates of Citizenship and other Federal documents to reflect name and date of birth determinations made by a State court 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 ``Accuracy for Adoptees Act''. SEC. 2. RECOGNITION OF STATE COURT DETERMINATIONS OF NAME AND BIRTH DATE. Section 320 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (8 U.S.C. 1431) is amended by adding at the end the following: ``(c) A Certificate of Citizenship or other Federal document issued or requested to be amended under this section shall reflect the child's name and date of birth as indicated on a State court order, birth certificate, certificate of foreign birth, certificate of birth abroad, or similar State vital records document issued by the child's State of residence in the United States after the child has been adopted or readopted in that State.''. <all>