Published Date:  

1997-01-07 05:00

Public Description:  

H.R. 7, the Citizenship Reform Act of 1997, would end the practice of granting automatic citizenship to babies born to illegal aliens in the U.S. Once citizens, these babies (some 200,000 a year) can then serve as a magnet for their relatives to immigrate to the U.S.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

Support
Sponsored by:  Rep. Brian Bilbray [R-CA50, 2006-2013] in the 105th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 7

Chamber:  

House

Grade Categories:  

Reduce Anchor Baby Citizenship