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Name: Act No. 112 of 24 December 2001 to amend Section 5 of the Constitution (Text No. 2).
Country: Kyrgyzstan
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 2001-12-24
Entry into force:
Published on: Vedomosti, 2002-01, No. 1, pp. 157-158
ISN: KGZ-2001-C-62737
Bibliography: Vedomosti, 2002-01, No. 1, pp. 157-158
Abstract/Citation: Concerns the State language of Kyrghyzstan which is Kyrghyz. Also provides that Russian is used as official language. The Republic guarantees all nationalities the right to use their mother tongue, and conditions for its teaching and development. Any discrimination on the basis of language is forbidden.

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