22 CFR 51.8 - Submission of currently valid passport.

§ 51.8 Submission of currently valid passport.

(a) When applying for a new passport, an applicant must submit for cancellation any currently valid passport of the same type.

(b) If an applicant is unable to produce a passport under paragraph (a) of this section, he or she must submit a signed statement in the form prescribed by the Department setting forth the circumstances regarding the disposition of the passport.

(c) The Department may deny or limit a passport if the applicant has failed to provide a sufficient and credible explanation for lost, stolen, altered or mutilated passport(s) previously issued to the applicant, after being given a reasonable opportunity to do so.

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Executive Order ... 10718

Executive Order ... 11295

Title 22 published on 02-Feb-2018 03:29

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 22 CFR Part 51 after this date.

  • 2018-01-30; vol. 83 # 20 - Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    1. 83 FR 4143 - Passports: Service Passports
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      Final rule.
      Effective January 30, 2018.
      22 CFR Part 51