Intelligence Law Glossary - Naturalization [HTML-Only]


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Naturalization

Statutory Law

8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(23) (2010) (Title 8—Chapter 12: Immigration and Nationality)

(a) As used in this Act—
   (23) The term "naturalization" means the conferring of nationality of a state upon a person after birth, by any means whatsoever.