Constitution of Mongolia
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It was adopted on January 13, 1992, put into force on February 12, and amended in 1999 and 2001. The new constitution established a representative democracy in Mongolia, guaranteeing freedom of religion, rights, travel, expression, unalienable rights, government setup, election cycle, and other matters. It was written after the 1990 Mongolian democratic revolution that dissolved the Mongolian People's Republic. It consists of a preamble followed by six chapters divided into 70 articles.
Previous constitutions had been adopted in 1924, 1940 and 1960.
Specifies the civil, political, and human rights of the individual. Freedom of religion, of expression, of the press, the right to vote. Equality before the law. The right to Health care, education, and intellectual property. Also lists duties of the citizen, including paying taxes and serving in the armed forces.
Defines the structure of the legal system and form of the republic. Describes the structure of the government.
- Mongolia's Constitution of 1992 with Amendments through 2001
- Text of the constitution of Mongolia in English