April 13, 2011(Key vote)
Title: Requiring Proof of Citizenship for Presidential Candidates
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that requires presidential candidates to provide proof of citizenship in order to appear on the Arizona ballot.
Requires a presidential candidate to submit to the Secretary of State the following (Sec. 2).
A sworn statement regarding the candidate's citizenship, age, and places of residence in the United States for 14 years; and -A certified copy of the candidate's long form birth certificate or, if the long form birth certificate is not available, he or she may submit 2 or more of the following documents:
An early baptismal or circumcision certificate; -A hospital birth record; -A postpartum medical record for the mother or child; or -An early Census record.