Published Date:  

2009-06-03 04:00

Public Description:  

The bill would amnesty and provide citizenship for certain illegal aliens as a reward for graduating high school. Specifically, the alien would have to be under 25 years old at the date of application; complete grades 6 through 12; complete a curriculum that reflects knowledge of United States history, government, and civics; provide transcripts from their school(s), and provide a copy of their high school diploma. This legislation would further reward illegal aliens by reducing the naturalization application fee by 50 percent.

To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for naturalization for certain high school graduates.

NumbersUSA's Position:  

No Position
Sponsored by:  Rep. Joe Baca [D-CA43, 2003-2013] in the 111th congress

Bill Number:  

H.R. 2681

Chamber:  

House