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AUSTRALIAN CITIZENSHIP ACT 2007 - SECT 20

Requirements for becoming a citizen

                   A person becomes an Australian citizen under this Subdivision if:

                     (a)  the Minister decides under subsection 24(1) to approve the person becoming an Australian citizen; and

                     (b)  if the person is required to make a pledge of commitment to become an Australian citizen--the person makes that pledge.

Note:          Sections 21 to 25 deal with the Minister approving the person becoming an Australian citizen. Sections 26 and 27 deal with the making of a pledge of commitment.



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