Bahamas, 7. Juni 2016 : Weitergabe des Bürgerrechts für uneheliche Kinder durch jeden Elternteil

Gebiet Bahamas
┗━ Stellung unabhängiger Staat
Datum
Vorlage Weitergabe des Bürgerrechts für uneheliche Kinder durch jeden Elternteil
┗━ Fragemuster Entscheidungsfrage
┗━ Abstimmungstyp Obligatorisches Referendum → durch Parlament → bindend → Stufe: Verfassung → Partialrevision (Einzelthema)
Ergebnis verworfen
┗━ Mehrheiten gültige Stimmen
Stimmberechtigte 179'508
Stimmbeteiligung --- --- %
Stimmen ausser Betracht ---
Gültige (= zählende) Stimmen 83'232
┗━ Ja-Stimmen 28'341 34,05%
┗━ Nein-Stimmen 54'891 65,95%
Bemerkungen Siehe Vorlage 1.

Das Abgeordnetenhaus stimmt der Vorlage am mit 37 zu 0 Stimmen zu, der Senat einstimmig am . Ministerpräsident Christie setzt die Abstimmung am an.

Der Vater eines unehelichen Kindes kann seine Staatsbürgerschaft weitergeben, falls er den Beweis der Vaterschaft erbringt.

Abstimmungsfrage:
"Bill 3: Approval of alteration to Article 14 of the Constitution.
Do you approve of The Constitution (Amendment) (No. 3) Bill 2014?
Under this proposed change to the Constitution, a Bahamian father of a person born out of wedlock after the coming into operation of this amendment would be able to pass his citizenship to that person subject to legal proof that he is the father.
Yes [_] No [_]"

Geänderte Artikel

Interpretation.
14.- (1) Any reference in this Chapter to the father of a person shall, in relation to any person born out of wedlock other than a person legitimated before 10th July 1973, be construed as a reference to the mother of that person. A reference in this Chapter to the father of a person born out of wedlock after the coming into operation of this paragraph, means a male who satisfies any requirements as to proof of paternity as may be prescribed.
...
(3) Any reference in this Chapter to the national status of the father parentof a person at the time of that person's birth, shall, in relation to a person born after the death of the father parent, be construed as a reference to the national status of the father parent at the time of the father's parent's death; and where that death occurred before 10th July 1973 and the birth occurred after 9th July 1973 the national status that the father would have had if he had died on 10th July 1973 shall be deemed to be his national status at the time of his death.

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