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Country Profiles



Italy

Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Zincone, Giovanna - Basili, Marzia

Published: September 2009 - Latest Update: January 2013

The Making of Italian Nationality Law[pdf] by Zincone, Giovanna

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Tintori, Guido

Published: June 2013

Report on Naturalisation Procedures[pdf] by Tintori, Guido

Published: February 2013

Handbook on Access to Citizenship and its Impact on Immigrant Integration [English] [pdf]

Handbook on Access to Citizenship and its Impact on Immigrant Integration [Italian][pdf]

Country expert(s)

Basili, Marzia

Tintori, Guido

Zincone, Giovanna

Current citizenship law

Act No. 91/92 (L. 5 February 1992, n. 91, as amended by Act No. 94/2009) LANGUAGE: uk

 

Act No. 91/92 (L. 5 febbraio 1992, n. 91, as amended by Act No. 94/2009) LANGUAGE: Italy

Chronological table

Chronology of legislation

Terminology

Translations and a brief discussion of the use of the terms "citizenship" and "nationality" in legal documents and political debates

International Law

Treaties and conventions signed, ratified and reservations

Domestic case law Italy domestic case law
International and European case law Italy International and European case law
Citizenship statistics

Italy Statistics

Citizenship News

Twin babies of two fathers recognised as sons, but not as brothers in Italy

New citizenship deprivation rules in the wake of Paris attacks

Fear of terrorism deployed to block amendments to Italian citizenship law

Citizenship Links

Selections of links about citizenship

All links about citizenship