CCA-Does my child qualify for automatic citizenship under the CCA?

Under the Child Citizenship Act (CCA), your child will automatically acquire U.S. citizenship on the datethat all of the following requirements are satisfied:

  • At least one parent is a U.S. citizen
  • The child is under 18 years of age
  • The child is admitted to the United States as an immigrant.

Child Citizenship Act     Child Citizenship Act FAQs 

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