Amendment of the United States Constitution states:
born or naturalized in the United States, and subject to the jurisdiction
thereof, are citizens of the United States and of the State wherein
As a result,
all persons born within the United States acquire citizenship at
birth and keep it for the rest of their lives regardless of where
they actually live, provided they were subject to the laws of the
United States at the time of birth. This right to citizenship is
a constitutionally protected right vested in all people born within
the United States.
is quite possible that you are a United States citizen even though
you were born and have lived outside of the country all your life.
With this in mind, the first step that should be taken when planning
a move to the United States should be a thorough investigation into
your family history.
If you would
like more information about acquiring United States Citizenship
please send a request to:
12865 Point Del Mar, Suite 190
Del Mar, CA 92014
(858) 481-5211 Fax (858) 481-7271