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Since the amendments to the Law on Integration in 2013, the number of people passing the Dutch civic exam has been reduced by half, the Algemene Rekenkamer (Court of Audit) announced.
On December 14, 2016, in a procedure concerning fines imposed by the Inspectorate of Social Affairs and Employment (SZW or labor inspection) on the grounds of the Foreign Nationals Employment Act (Wav), the high court determined that the standard amount for violating Article 15 of the Wav was set too high by the Minister of SZW.
Last year the House of Representatives voted for a prolongation of the period for naturalization. After implementation Dutch citizenship can only be obtained after 7 years, instead of the current 5 years. Besides this change there are some other modifications.