Commencement of certain provisions of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1993

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Commencement of certain provisions of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1993  (1994) 
by F. W. de Klerk, as State President of the Republic of South Africa
This presidential proclamation, number R.38 of 1994 published on 9 March 1994 in Government Gazette No. 15564, brought into force on that date the provisions of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1993 governing elections to the National Assembly and the provincial legislatures. The rest of the Constitution came into force on 27 April 1994, the day of the elections.

Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1993 (Act No. 200 of 1993)

Commencement of certain provisions of the Constitution

Under section 251 (2) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1993 (Act No. 200 of 1993), I hereby determine 9 March 1994 as the date on which section 6, 40, 42, 127, 132, 143 (1) and Schedule 2 of the said Constitution shall come into operation.

Given under my Hand and the Seal of the Republic of South Africa at Pretoria this Ninth day of March, One thousand Nine hundred and Ninety-four.

F. W. de Klerk,

State President.

By Order of the State President-in-Cabinet:

R. P. Meyer,

Minister of the Cabinet.

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