Kazakhstan

Constitution of Kazakhstan

Year of Version:1998
Date of Entry into Force:September 5, 1995
Date of Text (Adopted):August 30, 1995
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:
The Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan provides basic rights and freedoms, including freedom of speech and creativity.
The Constitution recognizes the rights of citizens to private property (Articles 6 & 26); guarantees the freedom of creative activities (Articles 19(2) & 20(1)), and protects historical and cultural heritage (Article 37).

This consolidated version of the Constitution takes into account amendments made by Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan No. 284 of October 7, 1998 (see Articles 33, 41, 42, 44, 48 to 52, 56, 57, 66, 68, 75, 82, 87, 91, 94 and 95 for the amendments).

The Russian and Kazakh versions of the consolidated Constitution are reproduced with the permission of the Republican Center of Legal Information of the Ministry of Justice of Kazakhstan from the URL http://adilet.zan.kz/kaz/archive/docs/K950001000_/07.10.1998 and http://adilet.zan.kz/rus/archive/docs/K950001000_/07.10.1998 (Retrieved on June 24, 2016).
Available Texts: 
English

Constitution of Kazakhstan Constitution of Kazakhstan, Section (pdf) [207 KB] Section 1-8 Constitution of Kazakhstan, Section (htm) [139 KB] Section 1-8 (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Kazakh

Қазақстан Республикасының Конституциясы Қазақстан Республикасының Конституциясы, Complete document (pdf) [356 KB]

Russian

Конституция Республики Казахстан Конституция Республики Казахстан, Complete document (pdf) [351 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:KZ089

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