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Country Profiles


Country Reports PDF

Report on Citizenship Law[pdf] by Rodríguez Serna, Nicolás

Published: June 2016

Report on Electoral Rights[pdf] by Hoyo, Henio - Rubi, Maria

Published: April 2017

Country expert(s)

Hoyo, Henio

Rodríguez Serna, Nicolás

Rubi, Maria

Current citizenship law

Political Constitution of the Republic of Panama LANGUAGE: uk


Constitución Política de la República de Panamá LANGUAGE: Spain

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