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The Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka

Year of current version:1978
Date of entry into force of original text:September 7, 1978
Date of Text (Adopted):1978
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:The Constitution of Sri Lanka does not contain the provisions concerning the intellectual property.
However, there are some provisions related to the protection of the freedom of culture and the freedom of trade and business in Article 14(1)(f),(g).
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The Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka The Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Complete document (pdf) [1556 KB] The Constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Complete document (htm) [653 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

WIPO Lex No.:LK007

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