Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 18 Part 2c.djvu/752

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SWEDEN AND NORWAY, 1869. 745 Stages to be Swedish or Norwegian citizens, and shall be treated as [8% prétecol-J suc . Reciprocally, citizens of Sweden or Norway who have resided in the United States of America for a continuous period of at least five years, and during such residence have become naturalized citizens of the United States, shall be held by the Government of Sweden and Norway to be American citizens, and shall be treated as such. The declaration of an intention to become a citizen of the one or the _EH`ect of deemsother céoiuntry has not for either party the efect of the citizenship legally mu °*` i¤*°¤**°¤· acqunr . Anrxcrn II. A recognized citizen of the one party, on returning to the territory of 9B`¤¤¤¤¤ ¤¤ H1- the other, remains liable to trial and punishment for an action punisha- "‘;3fgn""f°'° °““' ble by the law of his original country, and committed before his eml- g [Sw 'mmm, gration, but not for the emigration itself, saving always the limitation P '] established by the laws of his original countrgv, and any other remission of liability to punishment. Anrrcma IH. If a citizen of the one party, who has become a recognized citizen of ¥*?¤*°*¤**°!¤_ *° the other party, takes up his abode once more in his original country, ;’;£"“] °'°‘"“` and applies to be restored to his former citizenship, the Government of [Sw Protocol ] the lastnamed country is authorized to receive him again as a citizen, ' on such conditions as the said Government may think proper. Aurrcmu IV. The convention for the mutual delivery of criminals, fugitives from E¤¤‘qditi¤¤ ¤<>¤— justice, in certain cases, concluded between the United States on the :,1*;: g3"" “ “' ·one part and Sweden and Norway on the other part, the 21st March, g_ 1860, remains in force without change. [S" PP‘7°"7'“·] ARTICLE V. The present convention shall go into edect immediately on the D¤}¤'¤·¢l¤¤ vf ¤¤¤· exchange of `ratilications, and shall continue in force for ten years. It "“° °“· neither party shall have given the other six months’ previous notice of its intention then to terminate the same, it shall further remain in force until the end of twelve months after either of the contracting parties shall have given notice to the other of uch intention. Anrxonn VI. The present convention shall be ratified by the President, by and with R¤tiiic¤ti¤¤¤· the advice and consent of the Senate of the United States, and by His Majesty the King of Sweden and Norway; and the ratilications shall be exchanged at Stockholm within twenty-four months from the date hereof. In faith whereof the Plenipoteutiaries have signed and sealed this Signatures. convention. Srooimomr, May 26, 1869. D“°· JOSEPH J. BARTLETT. sun..] (J. WACHTMEISTEB. SEAL.] PROTOCOL. May 26, 1869. noun AT srocxnomu, MAY 26, 1869. The undersigned met to day to sign the convention agreed upon in P¤‘¤*¢¤¤>1· eonformity with their respective full powers, relating to the citizenship