Mauritania

Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (as amended up to Constitutional Law No. 2012-015 of March 20, 2012)

Year of Version:2012
Date of Entry into Force:July 20, 1991
Date of Text (Adopted):July 12, 1991
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:
This consolidated version of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania incorporates all the amendments up to the Constitutional Law No. 2012-015 of March 20, 2012.
Article 10 of the Constitution stipulates that 'The State guarantees the public and individual freedoms of all citizens, in particularly (...) the freedom of intellectual, artistic and scientific creation (...)'.

The English translation of this consolidated version of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania is reproduced from the website 'constituteproject.org' and is published with the permission of William S. Hein & Co., Inc.
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English

Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (as amended up to Constitutional Law No. 2012-015 of March 20, 2012) Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (as amended up to Constitutional Law No. 2012-015 of March 20, 2012), Complete document (pdf) [115 KB] Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania (as amended up to Constitutional Law No. 2012-015 of March 20, 2012), Complete document (htm) [55 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

French

Constitution de la République Islamique de Mauritanie (telle que modifiée jusqu'à la loi constitutionnelle n° 2012-015 du 20 mars 2012) Constitution de la République Islamique de Mauritanie (telle que modifiée jusqu'à la  loi constitutionnelle n° 2012-015 du 20 mars 2012), Complete document (pdf) [144 KB] Constitution de la République Islamique de Mauritanie (telle que modifiée jusqu'à la  loi constitutionnelle n° 2012-015 du 20 mars 2012), Complete document (htm) [57 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:MR020

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