referendum on dual citizenship

Seimas commission to discuss dual citizenship referendum

The Seimas and Global Lithuanian's Commission will be meeting in the Seimas from Tuesday until Friday to discuss the opportunity to hold a mandatory...

Social Democrats drop referendum on dual citizenship idea

The ruling Lithuanian Social Democratic Party has decided not to propose calling a referendum on dual citizenship to be held alongside parliamentary...

‘Impossible for dual citizenship referendum to succeed under current laws’ – Lithuanian diaspora leader

The World Lithuanian Community does not support plans for a referendum on dual citizenship this October because it is virtually impossible to achieve the...

New bill on dual citizenship being drafted ahead of planned referendum (1)

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has appointed a task group to draft a bill on dual citizenship so that the issue could be put to a vote in a planned...

New citizenship rules open to subjective judgements by President, say politicians (1)

The new citizenship law which allows for certain Lithuanians with special merit to hold dual citizenship with another country, cannot prevent subjectivity...