Liberia Aliens and Nationality Law 1956

Published: 1/Jan/1956

The first comprehensive legislation on nationality in Liberia. Title 3, Laws of Liberia.

s.110 All persons of Negro descent born in the Republic of Liberia and subject to its jurisdiction are citizens thereof.

s.111 All children born out of the limits and jurisdiction of the Republic whose fathers were at the time of their birth citizens thereof are citizens of the Republic; but the rights of citizenship do not descend to children whose fathers never resided in the Republic.

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Regions: West Africa, Liberia
Year: 1956