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British Nationality

Question for Home Office

UIN HL8400, tabled on 23 September 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made towards arranging for the report into citizenship removal resulting in statelessness over the three-year period to 29 July 2018 that is required by section 40B of the British Nationality Act 1981.

Answered on

7 October 2020

The report required by Section 40B of the British Nationality Act 1981 relates to the Secretary of State’s use of the power to deprive an individual of British citizenship under section 40A(4A), which to date has not been used.

The next review of the power will be commissioned once a suitable person has been identified to undertake the review.

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Home Office