[cnn-photo-caption image=http://i.l.cnn.net/cnn/2008/POLITICS/03/21/obama.richardson/art.obamafay.gi.jpg caption="Obama may be forced to show his birth certificate in Arizona in 2012."]
The Arizona legislature caused controversy this week by passing a bill that may force President Obama to show his birth certificate to get on the state's ballot in 2012 in order to be re-elected.
This so-called 'birther bill' must now be considered by the Arizona state Senate before it can be written into law.
For the full text of the amendment, click here.
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