Constitution (1997, amended 2009) (excerpt)

THE CONSTITUTION OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND OF 2nd APRIL, 1997

amended, Journal of Laws 2001, No. 28, item 319, 26.03.2001
amended, Journal of Laws 2006, No. 200, item 1471, 07.11.2006
amended, Journal of Laws 2009, No. 114, item 946, 21.10.2009

    As published in Dziennik Ustaw No. 78, item 483

 

 

 

Chapter II

The Freedoms, Rights, and Obligations of Persons and Citizens

 

 

Article 34

 

(1) Polish citizenship shall be acquired by birth to parents being Polish citizens. Other methods of acquiring Polish citizenship shall be specified by statute.

 

(2) A Polish citizen shall not lose Polish citizenship except by renunciation thereof.