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Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:August 16, 1960
Date of Text (Adopted):July 6, 1960
Type of Text:Constitution / Basic Law
Subject Matter:Other
Notes:The Constitution of the Republic of Cyprus came into force on August 16, 1960. It has been amended 5 times since its adoption in 1960.

The Constitution contains general provisions concerning the protection of intellectual property rights (Articles 19, 122 and 171). In addition, it also protects the right to property (Article 23).
Available Texts: 
Greek

Το Σύνταγμα της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας Το Σύνταγμα της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας, Complete document (pdf) [675 KB] Το Σύνταγμα της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας, Complete document (htm) [7046 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CY059

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