1.The federal government has been floating the idea of stripping terrorists of their Australian citizenship for a while now, but a bill to revoke citizenship of dual nationals has finally been introduced to parliament.
2.Dual nationals who fight with a terrorist organisation will now automatically lose their citizenship.
3.Automatically stripping people of their citizenship already exists in the legislation for people who take up arms against Australia for a foreign army, but that provision has never been tested in court.
4.The loss of citizenship will be "automatically triggered".
5.A person will automatically lose their citizenship if they engage in "international terrorist activities" such as training or recruiting for a terrorist organisation.
6.The minister gets to decide what groups are classified as terrorist organisations, in compliance with the law.
7.A person can also lose citizenship if they are convicted of a certain offences under the Criminal Code.
8.A child could lose their citizenship under the new laws.
9.Natural justice doesn't apply to the minister's powers.
10.Human rights groups are opposed to the new law.