Montenegro: Polity Style: 1852-2016

1/13 Mar 1852 - 15/28 Aug 1910 Књажевина Црна Гора = Knjaževina Crna Gora (to 22 Jul/3 Aug 1878 under Ottoman suzerainty)
15/28 Aug 1910 name of the state is changed in accordance with a law passed 15/28 Aug 1910 and promulgated the same day (Glas Crnogorca, No. 35, 15 Aug 1910, p. 2)
15/28 Aug 1910 - 4/17 Dec 1918 Краљевина Црна Гора = Kraljevina Crna Gora
4/17 Dec 1918 - 17 Apr 1941 incorporated into Yugoslavia
17 Apr 1941 - 12 Jul 1941 under Italian occupation
12 Jul 1941 - 10 Sep 1943 Краљевина Црна Гора = Kraljevina Crna Gora [1] (under Italian occupation)
10 Sep 1943 - 15 Dec 1944 under German occupation
15 Dec 1944 - 5 Mar 1945 Yugoslav war of liberation
5 Mar 1945 - 27 Apr 1992 incorporated into Yugoslavia
31 Jan 1946 name of the state is defined in accordance with Art. 2 of the Constitution of Yugoslavia of 1946 which takes effect on the date of the promulgation by the Constituent Assembly of Yugoslavia on 31 Jan 1946 as required by Art. 139 of the Constitution (Službeni list SFRJ, No. 10, 1 Feb 1946)
31 Jan 1946 - 7 Apr 1963 Народна Република Црна Гора = Narodna Republika Crna Gora
15 Feb 1946 name of the state is approved in accordance with a law passed by the legislature of Montenegro (Narodna skupština) with immediate effect (Službeni list, No. 5, 1 Mar 1946, p. 33)
7 Apr 1963 name of the state is changed in accordance with the Constitution of Yugoslavia of 1963 which takes effect on the date of the promulgation by the Federal Assembly of Yugoslavia on 7 Apr 1963 as required by Art. 259 of the Constitution and a Constitutional Law of 7 Apr 1963 (Službeni list SFRJ, No. 14, 10 Apr 1963)
7 Apr 1963 - 2 Aug 1991 Социјалистичка Република Црна Гора = Socijalistička Republika Crna Gora
2 Aug 1991 name of the state is changed in accordance with an amendment to the Constitution of Montenegro which takes effect on the date of the promulgation by the legislature of Montenegro (Skupština) on 2 Aug 1991 as required by a Constitutional Law of 2 Aug 1991 (Službeni list, No. 33, 3 Aug 1991, pp. 561-564)
2 Aug 1991 - 22 Oct 2007 Република Црна Гора = Republika Crna Gora
27 Apr 1992 - 3 Jun 2006 with Serbia forms Савезна Република Југославија = Savezna Republika Jugoslavija, renamed 4 Mar 2003 Србија и Црна Гора
22 Oct 2007 - Црна Гора = Crna Gora

[1] The proclamation of 12 Jul 1941 by the Црногорски cабор = Crnogorski sabor meeting in Cetinje states: "Проглашава се суверена и независна Држава Црна Гора у облику Уставне Монархије = Proglašava se suverena i nezavisna Država Crna Gora u obliku Ustavne Monarhije" ("There is proclaimed the sovereign and independent State of Montenegro in the form of Constitutional Monarchy"); later in the text of the proclamation, the style Краљевина Црна Гора = Kraljevina Crna Gora is used.
Last updated on: 12 Jan 2016 03:39:45