05/07/2012 | Amendment | 3rd Amendment to the Constitutional Declaration i.a. taking away constitution-making power from the National Congress

July 5, 2012 in Libya

Links to the text in the following languages:

العربية

English

Secondary Materials:

1. Nehal El-Sherif, Confusion in Libya on constitutional change ahead of election, DPA, Link (last visited Jul 16, 2012).
2. Umar Khan & George Grant, NTC takes responsibility for constitution from National Conference, Libya Herald, July 5, 2012, Link (last visited Jul 14, 2012).

17/05/2012 | Proposal | Amendment making Islamic law “the only source” of legislation in Kuwait [Rejected by the Emir]

May 17, 2012 in Kuwait

Links to the text in the following languages:

العربية - [Support the project - submit available references]

English - [Support the project - submit available references]

Secondary Materials:

1. B. Izzak, Amir rejects proposal to amend constitution – Islamists’ sharia bid thwarted – MP to grill social affairs minister, Kuwait Times,
May 17, 2012, Link (last visited May 18, 2012).
2. Reuters, Kuwait – Islamic Law Proposal Blocked, New York Times, May 18, 2012, Link (last visited May 18, 2012).

03/05/2012 | Amendment | Amendments to the 2002 Constitution of Bahrain

May 3, 2012 in Bahrain

Links to the text in the following languages:

العربية – [unofficial source]

English - [Support the project - submit available references]

Secondary Materials:

1. Jamie Davis, Bahrain king approves constitutional amendments, Jurist, May 4, 2012, Link (last visited May 5, 2012).
2. Bahrain king enacts parliamentary reforms, Al Jazeera English, May 3, 2012, Link (last visited May 5, 2012).

13/03/2012 | Amendment | Amendment 1/2012 concerning the Timeframe for Drafting the Constitution and the Composition and Voting Procedure of the Constituent Assembly in Libya

March 13, 2012 in Libya

Links to the text in the following languages:

العربية

English – [kindly translated by Jordan Toone]

Secondary Materials:

1. AFP: Libya tweaks constitution in concession to regions, AFP, March 15, 2012, Link (last visited May 19, 2012).
2. State of the Transformation Process in Libya, Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law, May 11, 2012, Link (last visited May 19, 2012).

03/08/2011 | Amendment | 2011 Amendments

August 3, 2011 in Jordan

Links to the text in the following languages:

العربية

English

Secondary Materials:

1. Constitutional Reform in Arab Countries: Jordan, (2011), Link (last visited Jan 12, 2012).
2. Jordan Constitutional Amendments 2011 | Jordanoholic, Link (last visited Jan 10, 2012).
3. Muasher Marwan, Jordan’s Proposed Constitutional Amendments–A First Step in the Right Direction, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2011, Link (last visited Jan 12, 2012).
4. Recommendations on Constitutional Review, (2011), Link (last visited Jan 12, 2012).

19/03/2011 | Amendment | Amendments adopted by 19 March referendum

March 19, 2011 in Egypt

Links to the amendment in the following languages:

العربية - [RN comparative chart - old constitution, proposal by RN HLS study group and adopted amendments]

English – [RN comparative chart - old constitution, proposal by RN HLS study group and adopted amendments]

Secondary Materials:

1. Michele Dunne & Mara Revkin, Overview of Egypt’s Constitutional Referendum, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, March 16, 2011, Link (last visited Jul 3, 2012).
2. ElBaradei rejects proposed constitutional amendments, Egypt Independent, March 6, 2011, Link (last visited Jul 3, 2012).
3. Egyptian Constitutional Amendments HLS study- Comparative Chart, Right to Nonviolence Announcement, March 8, 2011, Link (last visited Jul 3, 2012).
4.إستفتاء.مصر – الاستفتاء, Website Referendum Amendment [Arabic], Link (last visited Jul 3, 2012).
5. ‫اللجنة القضائية العليا للإشراف علي استفتاء تعديل الدستور المصري‬, Referendum Facebook site, Link (last visited Jul 3, 2012).”

01/01/2011 | Amendment | Constitution of Pakistan as amended by the Nineteenth Amendment

January 1, 2011 in Pakistan

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درى – [Support the project - submit available references]

العربية - [Support the project - submit available references]

English

Secondary Materials:

1. Maqsood Tirmizi & Javaid ur-Rahman, 19th Amend sails smoothly through NA | The Nation, The Nation, December 23, 2010, Link (last visited Jan 19, 2012).

22/12/2010 | Amendment | Nineteenth Amendment

December 22, 2010 in Pakistan

Links to the text in the following languages:

درى– [Support the project - submit available references]

العربية - [Support the project - submit available references]

English

Secondary Materials:

1. Sabrina Tavernise & Salman Masood, Pakistan Weighs Changes to Revise Constitution, The New York Times, April 6, 2010, Link (last visited Jan 19, 2012).
2. Maqsood Tirmizi & Javaid ur-Rahman, 19th Amend sails smoothly through NA | The Nation, The Nation, December 23, 2010, Link (last visited Jan 19, 2012).

12/09/2010 | Amendment | Constitution of 1982 as amended 2010

September 12, 2010 in Turkey

Links to the text in the following languages:

العربية - [Support the project - submit available references]

Türk - [Support the project - submit available references]

Kurdî/کوردی –  [Support the project - submit available references]

English

Secondary Materials:

1. Levent Gönenc, The 2001 Amendments to the 1982 Constitution of Turkey, 1 Ankara Law Review 89-109 (2004).
2. International Constitutional Law Project University of Bern, Constitutional Background Turkey (2010), Link (last visited Jan 11, 2012).
3. Reuters, Factbox: Turkey’s constitutional amendments (2010), Link (last visited Jan 11, 2012).

 

19/04/2010 | Amendment | Eighteenth Amendment

April 19, 2010 in Pakistan

Links to the text in the following languages:

درى – [Support the project - submit available references]

العربية - [Support the project - submit available references]

English

Secondary Materials:

1. Mahboob Hussain, Eighteenth Amendment in the Constitution of Pakistan: Success and Controversies, 8 Asian Social Science 81-88 (2012).
2. Sabrina Tavernise & Salman Masood, Pakistan Weighs Changes to Revise Constitution, The New York Times, April 6, 2010, Link (last visited Jan 19, 2012).

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