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  1. Thailand - Constitutional law - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation Issued under Section 9 of the Emergency Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situations B.E. 2548 (2005) (No. 9). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2020-05-29 | THA-2020-R-110045

    1. Prohibition to Leave Dwelling Places
    2. Relaxation of the Prohibition of Use of Buildings and Premises of Schools or Educational Institutions
    3. Relaxation of Prohibition or Limitation on Conducting or Carrying Out Certain Activities
    4. Implementation of Disease Prevention Measures and Setting up of Orderly Arrangements
    5. Relaxation of cross-provincial travels:

  2. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand (Interim) Act 2557 Amendment (No. 4) BE 2560 [2017]. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-01-15 | THA-2017-L-103607

  3. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Act on the Referendum for the Draft Constitution BE 2559 [2016]. - Legislation on-line Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-04-18 | THA-2016-L-103544

  4. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand (Interim) Act 2557 Amendment (No. 2) BE 2559 [2016]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-03-11 | THA-2016-L-103540

  5. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand (Interim) Act 2557 Amendment (No. 1) BE 2558 [2015]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-07-15 | THA-2015-C-100484

  6. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand (Interim), B.E. 2557 (2014). - Constitution on-line Constitution on-line

    Adoption: 2014-07-22 | THA-2014-C-100483

    Interim Constitution which is to remain in force until a new Constitution has been drafted and adopted following the annulment of the Constitution of Thailand of 2007 by the National Council for Peace and Order.

  7. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Act on Safety, 2014 [BE 2557]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014 | THA-2014-L-100440

    Provides for the security of the royal family and the government.

  8. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of Thailand 2007 (B.E. 2550). - Constitution on-line

    Adoption: 2007-08-24 | THA-2007-C-82839

    Chapter I - General Provisions
    Chapter II - The King
    Chapter III - Rights and Liberties of Thai People
    Chapter IV - Duties of the Thai People
    Chapter V - Directive Principles of Fundamental State Policies
    Chapter VI - The National Assembly
    Chapter VII - Direct Political Participation the People
    Chapter VIII - Monetary, Finance and Budget
    Chapter IX - The Council of Ministers
    Chapter X - The Courts
    Chapter XI - Constitutional Organization
    Chapter XII - Inspection of the Exercise of State Power
    Chapter XIII - Ethics of Persons Holding Political Positions and State Officials
    Chapter XIV - Local Administration
    Chapter XV - Amendment of the Constitution

  9. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand (Interim), B.E. 2549 (2006). - Constitution on-line

    Adoption: 2006-10-01 | THA-2006-C-82841

    Replaced the 1997 Constitution.

  10. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Emergency Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situations B.E. 2548 (2005). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2005-07-16 | THA-2005-L-110044

  11. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Provisions Relating to the Rules and Procedures of the Constitutional Court, B.E. 2541 (1998). - Unofficial English Translation

    Adoption: 1998-06-09 | THA-1998-L-82880

    Stipulates the rules and procedures to be followed in the Constitutional Court.

  12. Thailand - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Organic Act on the Political Parties, B.E. 2541 (1998). - Unofficial English Translation

    Adoption: 1998-06-06 | THA-1998-L-82875

    Chapter I - Formation of a Political Party
    Chapter II - The Operation of Political Parties
    Chapter III - Support of Political Parties
    Chapter IV - Dissolution of Political Parties
    Chapter V - Amalgamation of Political Parties
    Chapter VI - Penalties

  13. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand 1997. - Constitution on-line

    Adoption: 1997-10-11 | Date of entry into force: 1997-10-11 | THA-1997-C-49728

    This new Constitution repeals the Constitution of 1991. Chapter 1 declares Thailand a democracy under a monarch. Chapter 2 sets forth the powers of the monarch, who shall be a Buddhist and commander-in-chief of the Thai Armed Forces. Chapter 3 provides for the rights and liberties of the Thai people, which include equality between men and women, protection against discrimination and forced labour, freedom of assembly, and freedom of association (Art. 45). Chapter 4 sets out duties of citizens, including the duty to vote. Chapter 5 outlines the basic policies of the State, which include equitable distribution of income and the provision of an efficient public health system. Chapter 6 regards the Parliament (Senate and House of Representatives), and establishes a National Committee on Human Rights (Part 8). Chapter 8 provides for courts (Constitutional Court, Courts of Justice, Administrative Courts, Military Courts). Chapters 9 through 12 regard local administration, auditing of state authority (including the establishment of a National Counter-Corruption Board), auditing of finances, and amendments to the Constitution.

  14. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand (Amendment No. 5).

    Adoption: 1995-02-10 | THA-1995-C-41562

    Reissues amended Chapters 3 through 11 of the Thai Constitution, plus a provisional Chapter. Chapter 3 addresses the rights and freedoms of the Thai People, including: the equality of men and women (Art. 24); political rights (Art. 26); the right of private property (Art. 38); and freedom of expression (Art. 39). These rights shall not be restricted except in the interest of "keeping peace and order and good morals." Chapter 4 outlines the duties of Thai citizens. Chapters 5 through 11 relate to the structure of the Government and the rights and duties of the King. Art. 179 allows the King to impose and lift martial law in the event of an emergency.

  15. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand [as amended to 10 February 1995].

    Adoption: 1991-03-01 | THA-1991-C-35657

    Divided into 11 Chapters and 223 sections concerning the King, rights and liberties of the Thai people, the government and the courts. Provides for equality of all persons under the law, and for religious freedom, provided that it is not contrary to civic duties and to public order or good morals. Freedom of expression is protected unless restrictions are necessary to maintain the security of the State, to safeguard liberties, dignity and reputation of other persons, to maintain public order or good morals, or to prevent the deterioration of mind or health of the people. Freedom of association is also guaranteed subject to provisions of the law. Forced labour is prohibited unless there is a public calamity, a state of armed conflict or war, or where a state of emergency or marital law is declared. No person shall exercise rights and liberties prescribed against the Nation, religions, the King and the Constitution.

  16. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand as amended through 10 February 1995.

    Adoption: 1991-03-01 | THA-1991-C-44014

    Incorporates the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution of 10 February 1995. This amendment provides for, inter alia, the right to good health, the right to information, equal protection for men and women, freedom of opinion and expression, and procedural due process. Also reduces the voting age to 18.

  17. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand.

    Adoption: 1972-12-15 | THA-1972-C-16607

  18. Thailand - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Kingdom of Thailand, B.E. 2511.

    Adoption: 1968-06-20 | THA-1968-C-18459

    Ch. 3: Rights and Liberties.


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