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Country Profiles


Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Kondo, Atsushi

Published: October 2016

Country expert(s)

Kondo, Atsushi

Current citizenship law

Citizenship Act as amended in 2015 LANGUAGE: uk


平成26年法律第70号 LANGUAGE: Japan

Chronological table

Chronology of legislation


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 Japan domestic case law
International case law Japan International case law
Citizenship News N/A