Iraq: Resolution No. 850 of 1988 (nationality)
|Publisher||National Legislative Bodies / National Authorities|
|Publication Date||21 December 1988|
|Cite as||National Legislative Bodies / National Authorities, Iraq: Resolution No. 850 of 1988 (nationality), 21 December 1988, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6b4e124.html [accessed 30 April 2016]|
|Comments||This resolution was published in the Official Gazette No. 51 of 21 December 1988.|
In accordance with the provisions of Para. (A) of Article 42 of the Constitution,
The Revolutionary Command Council have decided in their session held on 27.11.1988 the following:
Firstly - The Iraqi of Arabic Nationalism shall be prohibited from changing his nationalism to another one for any reason whatsoever will be.
Secondly - Whoever contravenes the provisions of Para. (Firstly) of this Resolution shall be punished with imprisonment for a period not less than one year.
Thirdly - The provisions of this Resolution shall be valid on whoever exchanged or changed his Arabic Nationalism before its enforcement with effect from 4.9.1988.
Fourthly - This Resolution shall be published in the Official Gazette and the Ministers and authorities concerned shall undertake its implementation.