U.S. Law Applicable to Ted Cruz

Article II Eligibility

Here is the U.S. law applicable to Ted Cruz.

The Nationality Act of 1940, Pub. L. 76-853; 54 Stat. 1137; was repealed by the McCarron-Walter Act of 1952, Pub. L. 82-414 § 403(a)(42); 66 Stat. 280

Several Amendments to McCarron-Walter:

Date              Statute
Nov. 6, 1966 Pub. L. 89–770 80 Stat. 1322;
physical presence requirements of § 301(a)(7) amended to include service in the Armed Forces
Oct. 27, 1972 Pub. L. 92–584, §§ 1, 3 86 Stat. 1289;
requirements of § 301(a)(7) amended to require two years physical presence between ages of 14 and 28 years old
Oct. 10, 1978 Pub. L. 95–432, §§ 1, 3 92 Stat. 1046;
retention requirements repealed
Nov. 14, 1986 Pub. L. 99–653, § 12 100 Stat. 3657;
Oct. 25, 1994 Pub. L. 103–416, § 101(a) 108 Stat. 4306;
technical changes

The law explicitly states “citizen”, not “natural born citizen”. The law could have stated “natural…

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