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THE CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF ARMENIA

(05.07.1995, with amendments)

CHAPTER 1

THE FOUNDATIONS OF CONSTITUTIONAL ORDER

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Article 11.3

The citizens of the Republic of Armenia shall be under the protection of the Republic of Armenia within the territory of the Republic of Armenia and beyond its borders.

Armenians by birth shall acquire citizenship of the Republic of Armenia through a simplified procedure.

The rights and responsibilities of citizens with dual citizenship shall be defined by law.

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CHAPTER 2

FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN AND CIVIL RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS

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Article 30.1

A child born of citizens of the Republic of Armenia, shall be a citizen of the Republic of Armenia. Every child whose one parent a citizen of the Republic of Armenia, shall have the right to citizenship of the Republic of Armenia.

The procedure for being granted or terminating the citizenship of the Republic of Armenia shall be defined by the law.

No person may be deprived of citizenship of the Republic of Armenia, or the right to change citizenship.

A citizen of the Republic of Armenia may not be extradited to a foreign state save for cases stipulated in the international treaties ratified by the Republic of Armenia.

The rights and responsibilities of the persons having dual citizenship shall be defined by the law.

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