BRAZIL

Ratification of the 1954 Convention: YES, 1954 Signatory and 1996 Ratification

Ratification of the 1961 Convention: YES, 2007 by Accession

Existence of a statelessness determination procedure: YES (Contained in the new Migration Law approved by Federal Senate on April 18, 2017 and implemented on November, 2017)

Existence of any other legal provision concerning statelessness: YES, the new Migration Law (approved by Federal Senate on April 18, 2017 and implemented on November, 2017) contains several provisions on statelessness.

To review the text of the  the new Migration Law click here

NEWS

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"Brasil reconhece condição de apátrida pela primeira vez na história"