Georgia: Polity Style: 1918-2016

26 May 1918 – 25 Feb 1921 Sakartvelos demok’rat’iuli resp’ublik’a (საქართველოს დემოკრატიული რესპუბლიკა) [1][2]
14 Nov 1990 name changed in accordance with amendments to the Constitution of 1978 defined in Art. 2 of the Law on the Promulgation of Transitional Period in the Republic of Georgia which becomes effective upon passing by the Supreme Council 14 Nov 1990 (Zarja Vostoka, No. 263, 17 Nov 1990)
14 Nov 1990 - 26 Nov 1995 Sakartvelos resp’ublik’a (საქართველოს რესპუბლიკა) [3]
9 Apr 1991 Act of Restoration of the State Independence of Georgia is passed by the Supreme Council (Uzenaesi sabch’o) (Sakartvelos resp'ublik'a, No. 70, 10 Apr 1991)
6 Nov 1992 use of Sakartvelo (საქართველო) as alternative official name of the state is endorsed by the Law on State Authority passed by the Parliament 6 Nov 1992 (Sakartvelos resp'ublik'a, No. 231, 10 Nov 1992)
26 Nov 1995 - Sakartvelo (საქართველო)

[1] Also in official use: Sakartvelos resp’ublik’a (საქართველოს რესპუბლიკა)
[2] Continues in dissidence to 16 Mar 1921.
[3] From 6 Nov 1992 also in official use: Sakartvelo (საქართველო)
Last updated on: 16 Sep 2015 13:19:10