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Name: Constitution of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana Act 1980 (Cap. 1:01).
Country: Guyana
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 1980-02-20
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 1980-02-20, Legal Supplement A
ISN: GUY-1980-C-11934
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 1980-02-20, Legal Supplement A
Constitutions of the Countries of the World, 2013-11, Oceana New York, Oxford University Press, USA, amended to 2007, ISBN: 978-0-379-00467-0, 150 pp.
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Laws of Guyana, Ministry of Legal Affairs, Guyana PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 PDF of Act as at L.R.O. 1/2012 (consulted on 2017-11-09)
Abstract/Citation: An Act to enact a new Constitution of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, to repeal the Guyana Independence Act 1966, the Guyana Independence Order 1966, and the existing Constitution, and to provide for matters incidental theretho or connected therewith. No. 2. Schedule contains the Constitution; Part 1, Ch. II: Principles and bases of the political, economic and social system; Ch. III: Fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual; Part 2, Title 1: Protection of fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual. Existing laws shall continue to be in effect.
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