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Citizenship Act, 1955 Complete Act - Bare Act

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Year
Act Info:
Preamble1 - THE CITIZENSHIP ACT, 1955
Section1 - Short title
Section2 - Interpretation
Section3 - Citizenship by birth
Section4 - Citizenship by descent
Section5 - Citizenship by registration
Section6 - Citizenship by naturalization
Section6A - Special provisions as to citizenship of persons covered by the Assam Accord
Section7 - Citizenship by incorporation of territory
Section7A - Registration of overseas citizens of India
Section7B - Conferment of rights on overseas citizens of India
Section7C - Renunciation of overseas citizenship
Section7D - Cancellation of registration as overseas citizen of India
Section8 - Renunciation of citizenship
Section9 - Termination of citizenship
Section10 - Deprivation of citizenship
Section11 - Commonwealth citizenship [Omitted]
Section12 - Power to confer rights of Indian citizen on citizens of certain countries [Omitted]
Section13 - Certificate of Citizenship in case of doubt
Section14 - Disposal of application under sections 5 , 6 and 7A
Section14A - Issue of national identity cards
Section15 - Revision
Section15A - Review
Section16 - Delegation of powers
Section17 - Offences
Section18 - Power to make rules
Section19 - Repeals
ScheduleI - THE FIRST SCHEDULE (Omitted)
ScheduleII - THE SECOND SCHEDULE
ScheduleIII - THE THIRD SCHEDULE
ScheduleIV - THE FOURTH SCHEDULE (Omitted)
Amending Act1 - The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2003
Amending Act2 - CITIZENSHIP (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2005


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