H.R.2000 - Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act

To set forth the process for Puerto Rico to be admitted as a State of the Union. view all titles (2)

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  • Official: To set forth the process for Puerto Rico to be admitted as a State of the Union. as introduced.
  • Short: Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act as introduced.

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05/15/13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Pedro Pierluisi

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Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act - Authorizes the State Elections Commission of Puerto Rico to provide for a ratification vote on the admission of Puerto Rico as a state of the United States on an equal footing with the several states in all respects. Requires (if a majority of votes cast

Official Summary

Puerto Rico Status Resolution Act - Authorizes the State Elections Commission of Puerto Rico to provide for a ratification vote on the admission of Puerto Rico as a state of the United States on an equal footing with the several states in all respects. Requires (if a majority of votes cast in the ratification vote are for the admission of Puerto Rico as a state):
(1) the President to submit to Congress legislation to admit Puerto Rico as a state, and
(2) Congress to act, through legislation, to admit Puerto Rico as a state.

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