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citizenship

the legal link between an individual and a state or territory as a result of which the individual is entitled to certain protection, rights and privileges, and subject to certain obligations and allegiance.
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My registration was rejected for failure to provide that proof of citizenship," she said.
83) To the extent these refugees have no proof of citizenship from their country of origin or cannot return to it, they are effectively stateless.
SG domain must hold a Singapore citizenship and submit proof of citizenship such as photocopied of identification cards at the time of registration.
Supreme Court has agreed to examine an Arizona law requiring state residents to present proof of citizenship before being allowed to vote.
A new US voting law requiring proof of citizenship to register to vote could potentially disenfranchising up to ten million Hispanic US citizens, according to a report issued on Monday by the Advancement Project, a United States civil rights group.
Those whose eligibility is challenged are notified and entitled to submit proof of citizenship, but that is a cumbersome and potentially unfair process.
Travelers should heed directions given by Syrian police and/or security officials and should always carry a copy of their passport as proof of citizenship and identity.
Travelers should heed directions given by Syrian police and/or security officials and should always carry a copy of their passport as proof of citizenship and identity," added the statement while noting that Syrian authorities "generally do not notify the US Embassy of the arrest of a US citizen until days or weeks after the arrest".
She also said that, as more employers require employees to provide proof of citizenship, passports are the easiest way to provide that information.
It is also hard to say how much damage the state of Arizona has done to itself with its largest trading partner, Mexico, with its draconian new law tasking police with demanding proof of citizenship, or how the Republican Party will fare in the coming years if it cannot attract votes from Hispanics, Americas fastest growing ethnic group.
Now they want the feds to let them skip database searches and demand proof of citizenship upfront.
by land or sea from Canada, Mexico or the Caribbean need only present proof of citizenship such as an original or copy of their birth certificate, a Consular Report of Birth Abroad, a Naturalization Certificate or a Canadian Citizenship Card.