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Name: Presidential Decree Promulgating Macao Basic Law
Country: China
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 1993-03-31
Entry into force:
Published on: Daily Report, 1993-04-07, pp. 25-38
ISN: CHN-1993-C-33778
Bibliography: Daily Report, 1993-04-07, pp. 25-38
Abstract/Citation: This Constitution is comprised of 9 Chapters and three Annexes, including provisions concerning the government's constitutional structure, the relationship between China and Macao, fundamental rights and obligations of residents, the political structure, the economy, and social and cultural affairs. It will take effect on 20 December 1999, when China assumes sovereignty over Macao pursuant to the joint declaration between the Government of China and Portugal dated 13 April 1987.

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