Mali Federation: Polity Style: 1959-1960

21 Jan 1959 federal Constitution is ratified by the Sudanese Republic, session of the Legislative Assembly
22 Jan 1959 federal Constitution is ratified by Senegal, session of the Legislative Assembly
4 Apr 1959 federal government is organised, session of the Federal Legislative Assembly, Dakar
4 Apr 1959 - 22 Sep 1960 Fédération du Mali [1]
20 Jun 1960 acceded to independence by agreement with the Communauté
20 Aug 1960 powers of Senegal which had been delegated to the Federation are withdrawn in accordance with a law passed by the National Assembly (JORS, No. 3394, Extra, 24 Aug 1960, p. 856) [2]
26 Aug 1960 Senegal is proclaimed a sovereign state in accordance with the Constitution of 1960 (passed by the National Assembly 25 Aug 1960, effective upon promulgation as a law 26 Aug 1960)
22 Sep 1960 Mali is proclaimed a sovereign state in accordance with a law passed by the National Assembly (JORM, No. 65, 29 Sep 1960, pp. I-II) [3]

[1] From 4 Apr 1959 to 20 Jun 1960 was a member state of the Communauté (French Community).
[2] Full title: Loi n° 60-041 du 20 août 1960, concernant l’abrogation du transfert de compétences au profit de la Fédération du Mali.
[3] Full title: Loi n° 60-35 du 22 septembre 1960, portant proclamation de la République indépendante du Mali.
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