Law No. 5 of 1975 Granting the Iraqi Nationality to the Arab
|Publisher||National Legislative Bodies / National Authorities|
|Publication Date||18 January 1975|
|Cite as||Law No. 5 of 1975 Granting the Iraqi Nationality to the Arab , 18 January 1975, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6b4e31c.html [accessed 28 February 2015]|
|Comments||This is an unofficial translation. This Law was promulgated by Resolution No. 33 of the Revolutionary Command Council and published in the Alwaqai? AlIraqiya No. 2434 of 18 January 1975. The Law was repealed by the Iraqi Nationality Law No. 26 of 2006.|
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The Minister of Interior may grant the Iraqi nationality to any Arab subject applying for, if he has attained his majority and having good conduct and reputation, without restriction to the conditions of naturalization stipulated in pare 1 of Article 8 of the Iraqi Nationality Law No. 43 of 1963, (as amended). Palestinians shall be exempted therefrom unless a law or legislative resolution shall be issued contrary thereto.
This Law shall come into force as from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.
Ahmed Hasan AlBakir
Chairman of the Revolutionary Command Council.