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First Attempt to Revoke Canadian Citizenship Under New Citizenship Act (July 15, 2015) by Tariq Ahmad

Canada's Minister of Citizenship and Immigration is moving ahead to revoke the citizenship of a Canadian ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Crime and law enforcement; National security; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Canada

Parliament Passes Non-Citizens Employment Act (April 28, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

Tanzania's 357-member unicameral Parliament recently passed the Non-Citizens (Employment Regulation) Act, which, as its name indicates, ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Constitution; Labor
Jurisdiction: Tanzania

Proposal to Limit Land Ownership by Citizens and Foreigners (February 24, 2015) by Hanibal Goitom

On February 12, 2015, in his 2015 State of the Nation address, South Africa's President Jacob ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Farmland
Jurisdiction: South Africa

Temporary Citizens Will Be Allowed to Vote in Constitutional Referendum (February 06, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on February 3, 2015, that Burma's Parliament (Pyidaungsu Hluttaw) had passed a law ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Constitution; Elections and politics; Minority rights
Jurisdiction: Burma

Al Jazeera Journalists Deported (February 04, 2015) by George Sadek

On January 31, 2015, the Egyptian authorities deported two foreign journalists who had been imprisoned for ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Egypt

First Criminal Prosecution for Not Reporting Second Citizenship (January 13, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On December 9, 2014, the Investigation Committee of the Russian Federation (the federal authority in charge ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Criminal code
Jurisdiction: Russia

Legislation Prepared on Withdrawal of Jihadist Fighters (January 05, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

The Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands has prepared legislation to allow the withdrawal ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; National security; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Nationality Act in Process of Being Amended (December 30, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 17, 2014, amendments to the Nationality Act passed the first reading in the Legislative ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Employment-based immigration
Jurisdiction: Taiwan

Life in Prison and Loss of Citizenship for a Terror Group (October 06, 2014) by Issam Saliba

On September 29, 2014, the High Criminal Court in Bahrain sentenced nine Bahraini citizens to life ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Bahrain

E-Residency May Be Granted to Foreign Investors (June 06, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On April 24, 2014, the Government of Estonia approved the concept of e-residency, which would allow ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Internet; Investments; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Estonia

Groundbreaking Supreme Court Award for Unlawful Loss of Citizenship (April 30, 2014) by Edith Palmer

On April 23, 2014, the Swedish Supreme Court rendered a groundbreaking verdict against the state, requiring ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Constitution; Supreme court
Jurisdiction: Sweden

New Visa and Migration Rules (January 09, 2014) by Peter Roudik

On December 13, 2013, the Parliament of Georgia passed, on a first reading, the Bill on ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: Georgia

Extension of Citizenship to Emigrants (October 25, 2013) by Peter Roudik

On October 1, 2013, amendments to the Latvian Citizenship Act entered into force. (Press Release,

Topic: Citizenship
Jurisdiction: Latvia

Reform of Citizenship Law (August 13, 2013) by Edith Palmer

On July 30, 2013, Austria amended its Citizenship Act (Bundesgesetz mit dem das Staatsbürgerschaftsgesetz geändert ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Austria

Naturalization Annulment Requires a Judicial Procedure (February 20, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

On February 7, 2013, the Brazilian Federal Supreme Court decided that an alien's naturalization as a ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Ban on Use of Communist Symbols (November 28, 2012) by Peter Roudik

On July 12, 2012, the Moldovan Parliament adopted legislation banning the use of communist symbols. The ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Moldova

Charter Listing the Rights and Duties of the Citizen (November 18, 2011) by Nicole Atwill

On November 15, 2011, France's Haut conseil à l'intégration (High Council for Integration) presented to the ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: France

Citizenship Changed for Residents from the South (July 20, 2011) by Constance Johnson

On July 13, 2011, the Parliament of Sudan passed a law that ends Sudanese citizenship for ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Sudan

Revocation of Citizenship Following Conviction for Serious Security Offenses (April 01, 2011) by Ruth Levush

On March 28, 2011, the Knesset (Israel's Parliament) passed an amendment to the Nationality Law, 5712-1952. ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Israel

Righting of Mistakes in Denial of Citizenship to Eligible Stateless Persons (February 24, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on February 15, 2011, that more than 400 young stateless persons in Denmark ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality
Jurisdiction: Denmark

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Last updated: July 15, 2015