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Meeting of Commission for Citizenship Issues

October 16, 2012, Moscow

A meeting of the Commission for Citizenship Issues was chaired by Presidential Aide Yevgeny Shkolov.

The Commission reviewed materials on 41 applications to change citizenship status, including 21 on granting Russian citizenship, 17 on restoring Russian citizenship and three on renouncing Russian citizenship. Besides, 33 written appeals on citizenship matters were examined.

In addition, the meeting addressed issues pertaining to practical enforcement of legislation on citizenship of the Russian Federation.

October 16, 2012, Moscow