Intelligence Law Glossary - National of the United States


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National of the United States

Statutory Law

8 U.S.C. § 1101(a)(22) (2010) (Title 8—Chapter 12: Immigration and Nationality)

(a) As used in this Act—
   (22) The term "national of the United States" means (A) a citizen of the United States, or (B) a person who, though not a citizen of the United States, owes permanent allegiance to the United States.