➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: They grew up as American citizens, then learned that they weren’t
The Washington Post – September 02, 2016
In recent years, adoptees in similar circumstances have begun to find each other and are uniting behind the Adoptee Citizenship Act, proposed federal legislation that would grant citizenship to anyone who was adopted by a U.S. citizen regardless of when they turned 18. It would also allow those who have been deported to return to the United States.