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Sec. 338.1 Execution and issuance of certificate.
. When an applicant for naturalization has
taken and subscribed to the oath of allegiance in accordance with
8 CFR 337
, USCIS will issue a Certificate of Naturalizationat
the conclusion of the oath administration ceremony.
Contents of certificate
. The certificate must be issued to the applicant in
accordance with section 338 of the Act in his or her true, full, and correct name as it exists at the time of the administration of the oath of allegiance. The certificate
must show, under "country of former nationality," the name of the applicant's last country of citizenship, as shown in the application and
USCIS records, even though the applicant may be stateless at the time of
admission to citizenship. (Revised effective 11/28/11;
) (Section 338.1 revised 9/24/93; 58 FR 49916)