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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Resolution H.3317 189th (2015 - 2016)

Resolutions Equality for America's adopted children

By Mr. Cutler of Duxbury, a petition (accompanied by resolutions, House, No. 3317) of Josh S. Cutler and others for the adoption of resolutions memorializing the Congress of the United States to enact legislation under the 14th Amendment of the United States Constitution declaring that natural born citizens be defined to include foreign born adopted children as set forth in the Child Citizenship Act of 2000. Veterans and Federal Affairs.

Bill Information

Presenter:
Josh S. Cutler

Resolution History

Displaying 9 actions for Resolution H.3317
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Veterans and Federal Affairs
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
10/1/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 10/28/2015 from 01:30 PM-05:30 PM in A-2
10/26/2015 Joint Hearing rescheduled to 10/28/2015 from 01:30 PM-05:30 PM in Gardner Auditorium
3/14/2016 House Reporting date extended to Friday, May 13, 2016, pending concurrence
3/16/2016 Senate Senate concurred
5/25/2016 House Resolutions reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling
6/27/2016 House Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for adoption
1/3/2017 House No further action taken

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