“USCIS to Host Naturalization Ceremonies Highlighting Continued Commitment to Veterans”

November 10, 2016

We received the following message from USCIS today and want to share with you: “U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will host more than 40 Veterans Day-themed naturalization ceremonies across the country this year, where veterans, service members and military spouses will become America’s newest citizens. More than 7,500 people will take the Oath of Allegiance…

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Automatic Citizenship for Children Born Abroad

July 20, 2012

The Child Citizenship Act of 2000 permits foreign born (and adopted) children to acquire citizenship automatically under certain circumstances. The child must meet the following requirements to be eligible for automatic citizenship: Meet the definition of a “child” under immigration law;  Have at least one American citizen parent by birth or naturalization;  Be under 18…

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