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Eligibility of a Dual United States Citizen for a Paid Position With the Department of Justice


Section 606 of the Treasury and General Government Appropriations Act of 1999 does not bar the Department of Justice from employing, in a paid position, a United States citizen who is also a citizen of another country.

Updated July 9, 2014