Constitution of the Republic of Somaliland 2000

Published: 1/Apr/2000

[Note: Somaliland is not recognised by the UN as an independent state]

Article 4: Citizenship

1. Any person who is a patrial of Somaliland being a descendant of a person residing in Somaliland on 26th June 1960 or earlier shall be recognised as a citizen of Somaliland.

2. The law shall determine the acquisition or loss of the citizenship of Somaliland.

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Themes: Acquisition of nationality, Loss and Deprivation of Nationality
Regions: Somalia
Year: 2000