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Constitution of the Republic of Djibouti

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Djibouti

Year of current version:1992
Date of Text (Adopted):September 15, 1992
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:The current Constitution of the Republic of Djibouti was adopted on 15 September 1992. It provides for a semi presidential regime where the executive power is vested in the government and the legislative power is shared between government and Parliament.
This Constitution does not contain provisions concerning the protection of Intellectual Property rights, however, Article 12 of Title II “Rights and Duties of Human Person” guarantees the protection of the right to private property.
Available Texts: 
French

Constitution de la République de Djibouti Constitution de la République de Djibouti, Complete document (pdf) [72 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:DJ002

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