Spanish citizenship by Sefardies Act and the famous list of the surnames of Social NetworksJanuary 18, 2017
Sometime ago, was published on social networks several posts that spoke that if you had any of those surnames Spaniards that post the list could take Spanish citizenship, the list with surnames Spaniards It is false but the law is true.
Jews were also expelled from Spain in the fourteenth century, and this law came to give nationality to their descendants, only it is unrelated to the surname, anyone who has that seed may request, but you must have some documents.
Basically you have to prove that you are a descendant of those Jews expelled from Spain.
The condition of Sephardic originating in Spain is evidenced by the following elements, evaluated as a whole:
a) Certificate issued by the Chairman of the Standing Committee of the Federation of Jewish Communities in Spain. b) Certificate issued by the President or similar accusation of the Jewish community in the area of residence or hometown of the person concerned. c) Certificate competent rabbinical authority, legally recognized in the country of habitual residence of the applicant.
Attention the law only applies by 3 years, by June 2018.
Confirms na "Law 12/2015, of 24 of June, on the granting of Spanish nationality to the Sephardim originating in Spain ", all the documents needed to apply for citizenship. https://www.boe.es/diario_boe/txt.php?id=BOE-A-2015-7045
Read here other materials that talk about the law of Spanish surnames.
Law granting citizenship to Sephardic Jews originating in Spain
http://www.mjusticia.gob.es/cs/Satellite/Portal/es/areas-tematicas/nacionalidad/concesion-nacionalidad finally adopted the Spanish nationality to the Sephardim http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2015/06/11/actualidad/1434012238_482341.html Single 2.424 Sephardim have asked the Spanish nationality http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2016/08/27/actualidad/1472323420_545660.html List of surnames false and true Sephardim requirements for access to Spanish nationality http://www.bbc.com/mundo/noticias/2015/06/150612_sefardies_judios_espana_expulsion_nacionalidad_amv
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