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  • EnactedJanuary 16th, 2014
    The President signed this bill into law
  • The house Passed December 23rd, 2013
    Passed by Voice Vote
  • The senate Passed December 20th, 2013
    Passed by Voice Vote
      senate Committees
      Senate Committee on the Judiciary
    IntroducedOctober 30th, 2013

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Title

Accuracy for Adoptees Act

Official Title

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.

Summary

Accuracy for Adoptees Act - Amends the Immigration and Nationality Act to require that a certificate of citizenship or other federal document issued, or requested to be amended, 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 U.S. state of residence after the child has been adopted or readopted in that state.

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