Lebanon

Constitution of Lebanon

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Year of Version2004
Dates
Adopted: May 23, 1926
Type of Text Constitution/Basic Law
Subject Matter Other
NotesThe Constitution of Lebanon was promulgated on May 23, 1926, and amended several times (1927, 1929, 1943, 1947, 1948, 1976, 1990 and 2004). This consolidated version of the Constitution takes into account amendments up to the Constitutional Law No. 585 of September 4, 2004 (see Article 49 of the Constitution). Article 15 under Chapter Two, Part I of this consolidated Constitution provides that “Rights of ownership shall be protected by law. No one's property may be expropriated except for reas ... [+]
Available Texts
Arabic
دستور لبنان
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English
Constitution of Lebanon
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Related Legislation
WIPO Lex No.LB036