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The Constitution of the Republic of Croatia (Consolidated text 2010)

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Year of current version:2010
Date of entry into force of original text:December 22, 1990
Date of Text (Adopted):December 22, 1990
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:
This is the consolidated text of the Constitution of the Republic of Croatia, which was consolidated on July 6, 2010 including the consolidated text of the Constitution in 1998, 2000 and 2001 with the amendments to the Constitution in 2010.
The current Constitution has been amended 4 times since its adoption in 1990. The fourth constitutional amendment in 2010 aims at harmonising the Croatian legal system with that of the EU.

The Constitution contains provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights. Article 68 guarantees the freedom of scientific, cultural and artistic creativity. It states that the State shall promote the development of science, culture and the arts and protect scientific, cultural and artistic goods as national spiritual values.
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Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:HR060

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