>>If an American moves to Ireland but does NOT become an Irish citizen, what
>>are his rights/obligations under Irish law?
>Pretty much the same as anyone else who lives there, I think. Obvious
>things like voting and a right to work excepted of course. Things
>are much easier for a UK citizen in Eire, because of the EEC.
An American entering Ireland gets a visa stamped on there passpot wich
allows them to stay for three months. If they wish to stay longer, they
have to be able to show that they will not be a 'burden' on the State. This
means, in effect, that they have to be able to support themselves.