Royal Decree

Royal Decree 38/2014 Promulgating the Omani Nationality Law

2014/38 38/2014


We, Qaboos bin Said, the Sultan of Oman

after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State promulgated by Royal Decree 101/96,

and the Law Governing Omani Nationality promulgated by Royal Decree 3/83,

 and in pursuance of public interest,

have decreed as follows

Article I

The provisions of the attached Omani Nationality Law shall apply.

Article II

The Minister of Interior shall issue the executive regulation and the decisions necessary for the implementation of the provisions of the attached law, and until they are issued, the existing decisions continue to operate in regard to all that is not governed by a special text in it and to the degree that they do not contradict with its provisions.

Article III

The aforementioned Law Governing Omani Nationality is hereby repealed, as well as all that is contrary to the attached law or in conflict with its provisions.

Article IV

This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force after the lapse of six months from the date of its publication.

Issued on: 15 Shawwal 1435
Corresponding to: 12 August 2014

Qaboos bin Said
Sultan of Oman

Published in Official Gazette 1066 issued on 17 August 2014.

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