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INTERIM CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL (2063) 2007 PDF Print E-mail
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Sunday, 29 December 2013 18:40

INTERIM CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL (2063) 2007

PREAMBLE

WE, THE PEOPLE OF NEPAL, IN EXERCISE THE SOVEREIGN POWERS AND STATE AUTHORITY INHERITENT IN US;

WHEREAS, recognizing the mandate of the NEPALI PEOPLE expressed, from time to time, since prior to 1951 till now, through historical struggles and people's movements for democracy, peace and progress;

WHEREAS, having determined for progressive restructure of the state in order to resolve the existing problems of the country based on class, caste, region and gender;

WHEREAS, expressing full commitments towards democratic norms and values including competitive multiparty democratic rule, system, civil liberty, fundamental rights, human rights, adult franchise, periodic election, full freedom of press, independent of judiciary and concept of rule of law;

WHEREAS, guaranteeing the basic rights of the Nepali people to frame a Constitution for themselves and to participate in the free and impartial election of the Constituent Assembly in a fear-free environment;

AND WHEREAS, keeping democracy, peace, prosperity, progressive economic-social changes and sovereignty, integrity, independence and dignity of the country in the center;

NOW THEREFORE DO hereby promulgate this INTERIM CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL, 2063 (2007), prepared through a political consensus enforceable until a new Constitution is framed by the Constituent Assembly in order to institutionalize the achievements of the revolution and movements till this date.

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The Constitution of Nepal 1990 PDF Print E-mail
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Sunday, 15 December 2013 13:55

The Constitution of Nepal 1990

Preamble

Whereas, We are convinced that the source of sovereign authority of the independent and sovereign Nepal is inherent in the people, and, therefore, We have, from time to time, made known our desire to conduct the government of the country in consonance with the popular will;

And Whereas, in keeping with the desire of the Nepalese people expressed through the recent people's movement to bring about constitutional changes, we are further inspired by the objective of securing to the Nepalese people social, political and economic justice long into the future;

And Whereas, it is expedient to promulgate and enforce this Constitution, made with the widest possible participation of the Nepalese people, to guarantee basic human rights to every citizen of Nepal; and also to consolidate Adult Franchise, the Parliamentary System of Government, Constitutional Monarchy and the System of Multi Party Democracy by promoting amongst the people of Nepal the spirit of fraternity and the bond of unity on the basis of liberty and equality; and also to establish an independent and competent system of justice with a view to transforming the concept of the Rule of Law into a living reality:

Now, Therefore, keeping in view the desire of the people that the State authority and sovereign powers shall, after the commencement of this Constitution, be exercised in accordance with the

provisions of this Constitution, I, King Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva, by virtue of the State authority as exercised by Us, do hereby promulgate and enforce this Constitution of the Kingdom of Nepal on the recommendation and advice, and with the consent of the Council of Ministers. Add a comment

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THE CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL, 1962 PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 12 January 2012 13:36

THE CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL, 1962

PART 1
PRELIMINARY

1. Constitution as the Fundamental Law
This Constitution is the fundamental law of Nepal and all laws inconsistent with it shall, to the extent of such inconsistency, and subject to the provisions of this Constitution, be void. Add a comment

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THE CONSTITUTION OF THE KINGDOM OF NEPAL, 1959 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 15 November 2011 13:16

THE CONSTITUTION OF THE KINGDOM OF NEPAL, 1959

PREAMBLE

Whereas His late majesty King Tribhuvan Bir Bikram Shah Dev, Father of the Nation and revered descendant of the illustrious King Prithvi Narayan Shah, adherent of Aryan Culture and Hindu religion, having led a Great revolution for the rights and welfare of His subject, earned immortal fame in the history of the world and was firmly resolved to establish real democracy in Nepal by giving fundamental rights to the people;

And Whereas we also being firmly resolved to help our subjects to attain all- round progress and achieve the fullest development of their personality; to ensure to them political, social and economic justice; and cement the unity of the nation by bringing about political stability through the establishment of an efficient monarchical form of government responsive to the wishes of the people;

And Whereas for the said purpose it is desirable to enact and promulgate a Constitution for the Sovereign Kingdom of Nepal, I, King Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva in the exercise of the sovereign powers pf the Kingdom of Nepal and prerogatives vesting in US in accordance with the traditions and customs of our country and which devolved on US from Our August and Respected forefathers, do hereby enact and promulgate this fundamental law entitled “ The Constitution of the Kingdom of Nepal.” Add a comment

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CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL (APRIL 1, 1948) PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 15 January 2009 12:31

CONSTITUTION OF NEPAL
EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 1948

PREAMBLE

Whereas by virtue of the supreme authority vested through the instruments of their sacred Panja-patras by Shree Panch Maharajadhirajas of Nepal, dating from the Sambat year 1903 onwards, delegating all powers of the State upon the contemporaneous Shree 3 Maharajas.

And whereas I, Maharaja Padma Shum Shere Jung Bahadur Rana, and now carrying on the administration of the country by virtue of the authority vested in me by the aforesaid Panja- patra,

And whereas it is our fervent desire, through all social, economic and political developments to bring Nepal, this sacred country of Lord Pashupatinath, in line with the advanced nations of the world and give our beloved motherland her rightful place in the comity of nations,

And whereas through the resurrection of our ancient ideals of the Panchayat and other similar institutions, it is .our declared policy to provide for the increasingly closer association of our dear people in every branch of administration and thus bring about enhanced prosperity and happiness to our people,

And whereas progress in giving effect of this policy can only be achieved by successive stages and must be guided by the cooperation received from those to whom new opportunities have been offered and by the extent to which further confidence can be reposed upon their sense of responsibility,

And whereas we consider it expedient that immediate steps in this direction should now be taken,

I, Maharaja Padma Shum Shree Jung Bahadur Rana, do hereby ordain and promulgate that Constitutional Act in the thirty-sixth year of the reign of His Majesty Shree 5 Maharajadhiraja Tribhubana Bir Bikram Shah. Add a comment

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THE INTERIM GOVERNMENT OF NEPAL ACT, 1951 PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 15 October 110 13:00

THE INTERIM GOVERNMENT OF NEPAL ACT, 1951

PREAMBLE

Whereas, it is necessary till such time, as the Constitution is not framed and promulgated, the administration of the country should function according to a Constitution and certain rules and principles:

Now, Therefore, His Majesty, the King of Nepal, on the advice of the Council of Ministers, is accordingly pleased to ordain and promulgate the following Act. Add a comment

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