House Bill 203: Requires Proof of U.S. Citizenship

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Last Updated: March 9, 2011
House Bill 203: Requires Proof of U.S. Citizenship
Sponsors:
Representatives Becky Nordgren, Kerry Rich, Randy Wood, Wayne Johnson, Bill Roberts, Harry Shiver, Richard Baughn, Jim Patterson, Jay Love, Barry Moore, Micky Hammon, and Wes Long
Summary:

This bill would require that upon the initial enrollment of all students in Alabama, including those in church schools and private tutor programs, the custodian of the child must provide the local public school superintendent with a birth certificate or other documentation proving that the child is a U.S. citizen. Failure to do so would result in a referral to law enforcement for investigation.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

3/09/2011     (House)     First reading
3/09/2011     (House)     Referred to Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee

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