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Madagascar: Polity Style: 1958-2021

27 Sep 1896 Madagascar and dependencies are proclaimed a colony of France in accordance with a law which was promulgated by the President of the French Republic 6 Aug 1896 and took effect upon publication of an order of 18 Sep 1896 issued by the Resident General (Madagascar Official Gazette, No. 28, 27 Sep 1896, p. 1)
14 Oct 1958 territory of Madagascar is proclaimed a member state of the Communauté (French Community) under the name of République Malgache (Malagasy Republic) in accordance with a constitutional law passed by the Congrès des Assemblées provinciales of Madagascar on 14 Oct 1958 and promulgated the same day (Madagascar Official Gazette, No. 1, 18 Oct 1958, pp. 2313-2315)
14 Oct 1958 - 31 Dec 1975 Repoblika Malagasy = République Malgache (from ? ? 1965 République Malagasy) | Malagasy Republic
26 Jun 1960 acceded to independence by agreement with the Communauté (French Community)
31 Dec 1975 name of the state is changed in accordance with the Constitution taking effect upon promulgation on 31 Dec 1975 (Madagascar Official Gazette, No. 1102, 31 Dec 1975)
31 Dec 1975 - 18 Sep 1992 Repoblika Demokratika Malagasy | Democratic Republic of Madagascar [1]
18 Sep 1992 name of the state is changed in accordance with the Constitution taking effect upon promulgation on 18 Sep 1992 (Madagascar Official Gazette, No. 2104, 21 Sep 1992, pp. 2196-2204)
18 Sep 1992 - Repoblikan’i Madagasikara | Republic of Madagascar [2]

[1] Also in French (semi-official): République Démocratique de Madagascar
[2] Also in French (semi-official): République de Madagascar.
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