Tag Archives: CCA

Matter of Konan Waldo Douglas – Child Citizenship Act

This decision by the U.S. Department of Justice, Executive Office for Immigration Review, Board of Immigration Appeals resolves a circuit-split as to the meaning of former section 321(a)(3) of the Immigration and Nationality act. JCS Immigration and Visa Law Office, located in Los Angeles, has successfully helped hundreds of applicants obtain U.S. citizenship for their […]

Immigration, Visas, US Visa, Citizenship, Child Citizenship Act, CCA

What is The Child Citizenship Act (CCA)?

The Child Citizenship Act of 2000 (CCA) was signed into law on October 30, 2000 to permit foreign-born children (including adopted children) to acquire citizenship automatically if they meet the requirements: The child has at least one United States citizen parent (by birth or naturalization) The child is under 18 years of age The child […]