Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act 1956

F58[Marriage or civil partnership not to effect loss of citizenship.


23. A person who marries, or enters into a civil partnership with, a non-national shall not, merely by virtue of the marriage or civil partnership, cease to be an Irish citizen, whether or not he or she acquires the nationality of the non-national.]




Substituted (2.08.2011) by Civil Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2011 (23/2011), s. 33(i), commenced on enactment.

Editorial Notes:


Previous affecting provision: section amended (30.11.2002) by Irish Nationality and Citizenship Act 2001 (15/2001), s. 8(d), S.I. No. 128 of 2002; section substituted as per F-note above.