Approved by the Constitutional Court (CC) on 4 December 1996 and entered into force on 4 February 1997.
Article 3: Citizenship
1. There is a common South African citizenship.
2. All citizens are :
a. equally entitled to the rights, privileges and benefits of citizenship; and
b. equally subject to the duties and responsibilities of citizenship.
3. National legislation must provide for the acquisition, loss and restoration of citizenship.
Article 20: Citizenship
No citizen may be deprived of citizenship.
Article 28: Children
1. Every child has the right
a. to a name and a nationality from birth;
b. to family care or parental care, or to appropriate alternative care when removed from the family environment;
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