Annotated Republic of China Laws/Nationality Act/Article 15

Nationality Act
Republic of China (Taiwan) Law
Article 15

Promulgated full amendment on 2000-02-09Edit

Article 15[1]
A person who has lost the nationality of the Republic of China in accordance with the provisions of Article 11 and who at present has a domicile in the territory of the Republic of China and satisfies the requirements of sub-paragraphs (3) and (4) of Article 3 may apply for the restoration of his (her) nationality.
The provisions in the previous Paragraph does not apply to a naturalized person and his (her) children, who have lost their nationality in conjunction with the naturalized person.

Promulgated amendment on 2005-06-15Edit

Article 15[2]
For a person who loses the nationality of the ROC according to Article 11, if he/she now has a domicile in the territory of the ROC and meets the requisites provided in Subparagraph 3 and Subparagraph 4 of Paragraph 1 of Article 3, he/she may apply for restoring his/her nationality of the ROC.
The preceding Subparagraph shall not apply to naturalized persons and their children naturalized concurrently who lost the nationality of the ROC.

Annotated by WikibooksEdit

  1. "Law of Nationality". Immigration Office (Taiwan). 2001-06-20. https://web.archive.org/web/20060104083010/http://www.immigration.gov.tw/e_immig/eng/3.htm. Retrieved 2016-12-28. 
  2. "Nationality Act: Article 15". Laws & Regulations Database of The Republic of China. Ministry of Justice (Taiwan). 2006-01-27. http://law.moj.gov.tw/Eng/LawClass/LawSearchNo.aspx?PC=D0030001&DF=&SNo=15. Retrieved 2016-12-28.