The deadline for naturalisation in these cases was extended to 7 January 1996.
The Polish President may grant Polish citizenship to any foreigner, regardless of how long they have stayed in Poland.
Adjustment of Article 7 sub 2 and Article 12 of the Nationality Act of 1892.
Children born to unmarried Dutch mothers up to this point of time acquired the Dutch citizenship at birth if the mother recognised her child.
- The application of the 1910 Act was extended from the Netherlands Indies to the territory Surinam and the Netherlands Antilles.
The act modified the application of the citizenship rules with regard to Aruba (‘status aparte’).
- Children who were adopted in the Netherlands acquired the Dutch citizenship.
- Also children born in Surinam to parents with regular residence there acquired the Dutch citizenship.
Children who are adopted by Dutch citizens abroad may acquire the Dutch citizenship.