Barbados

The Constitution of Barbados, 1966 (as amended up to 2007)

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Year of Version:
2007
Dates:
Entry into force: November 30, 1966
Adopted: November 22, 1966
Type of Text:
Constitution/Basic Law
Subject Matter:
Other
Notes:
The Constitution of Barbados, originally the Schedule to the Barbados Independence order, was laid before Parliament on 22 November 1966 and entered into force on 30 November of the same year. It is is the supreme law of Barbados. Executive power is vested in the Barbadian monarch, and is exercised by his or her vice-regal representative, on the advice of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, who, together, form the government. Legislative power is vested in both the government and the two chambers of ... [+]
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WIPO Lex No.
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