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LAW OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN

of July 2, 1992 No. 632-XII

About nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan

(as amended on 23-05-2019)

I. General provisions

Article 1. Nationality in the Republic of Uzbekistan

Nationality in the Republic of Uzbekistan determines the permanent political legal bond of person and the state finding expression in their mutual rights and obligations.

In the Republic of Uzbekistan each person has the right to nationality. Nobody can be deprived of nationality or the right to change nationality.

The Republic of Uzbekistan on behalf of the bodies and officials is responsible before citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan, and the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan is responsible before the state.

The Republic of Uzbekistan performs protection of the rights, freedoms and interests of the citizens in the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan and beyond its limits.

Article 2. Equal nationality

Nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan is equal for all irrespective of the bases of its acquisition.

Citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan are equal before the law irrespective of origin, social and property status, racial and national identity, floor, education, language, the relations to religion, political and other convictions, sort and nature of occupations and other circumstances.

Equality of citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan is provided in all areas of economic, political, social and cultural life.

The citizen of the Republic of Karakalpakstan is at the same time citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Article 3. Legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan on nationality

The legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan on nationality consists of this Law accepted on the basis of the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan and other legal acts of the Republic of Uzbekistan published according to it.

Article 4. Belonging to nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan

Citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan are:

1) persons, by the time of entry into force of this Law, constantly living in the Republic of Uzbekistan, irrespective of origin, social and property status, racial and national identity, floor, education, language, political views, religious beliefs, sort and nature of occupations, not being citizens of other states and shown willingness to become citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

2) the persons which are working in the state direction, passing military service or students outside the Republic of Uzbekistan under condition if they were born or proved that they constantly lived in its territory, do not consist in nationality of other states and no later than in year after entry into force of this Law, showed willingness to become citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

3) persons who acquired nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan according to this law.

Article 5. The documents confirming nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan

The documents confirming nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan are the passport of the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan, and before its obtaining - the certificate of birth or other document containing specifying on nationality of person.

Samples of the passport and certificate of birth of the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan, procedure and conditions of their issue are determined by the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Article 6. Preserving nationality in case of the conclusion and annulment of marriage

Marriage of the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the face consisting in foreign citizenship or the stateless person, and also termination of such scrap is not attracted by changes of nationality of spouses.

Change of nationality of one of their spouses does not attract change of nationality of other spouse.

Article 7. Preserving nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan by persons living abroad

Accommodation of the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan abroad does not attract the termination of nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Article 8. Protection of citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan by the state abroad

Citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan abroad use protection and protection of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

The Republic of Uzbekistan, its diplomatic representations and consular establishments, and also their officials shall take measures to that citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan had opportunity to have in full all rights granted by the legislation of adoptive state, international treaties which participants is the Republic of Uzbekistan and the state of stay, the international customs in the procedure established by the legislation to protect their rights and interests protected by the law, and if necessary to take measures for recovery of the violated rights of citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Article 9. Inadmissibility of issue of the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan to foreign state

The citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan cannot be issued to foreign state if other is not provided by the international treaty of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Article 10. Non-recognition for the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan belongings to nationality of foreign state

For person who is the citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan belonging to nationality of foreign state is not recognized.

Article 11. Stateless persons

The persons living in the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan, not being citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan and not having the evidence of the belonging to nationality of foreign state are considered as persons without citizenship.

II. Acquisition of nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan

Article 12. Bases of acquisition of nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan

Nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan is acquired:

1) on the birth;

2) as a result of acceptance in nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

3) on the bases provided by international treaties of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

4) on other bases provided by this law.

Article 13. Nationality of children whose parents are citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan

The child whose both parents by the time of its birth consisted in nationality of the Republic of Uzbekistan is citizen of the Republic of Uzbekistan irrespective of whether he was born in the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan or outside the Republic of Uzbekistan.

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