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Name: The Constitutional Declaration for the Arab Republic of Egypt, 2011.
Country: Egypt
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 2011-03-30
Entry into force:
ISN: EGY-2011-C-90064
Bibliography: Constitutions of the Countries of the World, 2011-06, Oxford University Press, New York, USA (DOC.NORMES)
Declaration on-line Declaration on-line Egypt Government Portal PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2012-06-04)
Abstract/Citation: The Declaration was made by the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces. It contains 63 articles. The Declaration can be divided into eleven parts.
Articles 1-5 - general provisions
Articles 6-18 - public freedoms, rights and duties
Articles 19-24 - rule of law
Articles 25-31 - contains provisions concerning the Presidency
Articles 32-45 - People's assembly and Shoura Council
Articles 46-52 - the judiciary
Articles 53-55 - armed forces and the police
Articles 56-58 - powers of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces and the Cabinet
Article 59 - State of emergency
Article 60 - drafting new Constitution
Articles 61-63 - transitional provisions.
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