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Union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar Act, 1964

Year of current version:1964
Date of entry into force of original text:April 25, 1964
Date of Text (Adopted):April 25, 1964
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:
The Act ratifies the Articles of Union between the Republic of Tanganyika and the People's Republic of Zanzibar, provides for the government of the United Republic and of Zanzibar, makes provision for the Modification and Amendment of the Constitution and Laws of Tanganyika for the purpose of giving effect to the Union and the said Articles, and for matters connected therewith and incidental thereto.

This Act and the Law of Zanzibar entitled the Union of Zanzibar and Tanganyika Law, 1964, may be together cited as the Acts of Union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar.

Article (iv) of the Articles of Union between the Republic of Tanganyika and the People's Republic of Zanzibar sets out the matters reserved to the Parliament and Executive of the united Republic.
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