Nicaragua: Polity Style: 1821-2016

15 Sep 1821 - 22 Apr 1825 Provincia de Nicaragua [1]
2 Jul 1823 - 2 May 1838 forms a part of the Central-American Federation
22 Apr 1825 - 28 Feb 1854 Estado de Nicaragua
28 Feb 1854 change in the polity style is prescribed by a resolution of the Asamblea Constituyente of 28 Feb 1854, promulgated as decree 28 Feb 1854
28 Feb 1854 - 17 Sep 1896 República de Nicaragua [2]
15 Sep 1896 forms a part of the Central-American Federation and retains sovereignty and independence upon the exchange of the ratifications of the Treaty of Union signed at Amapala, Honduras, 20 Jun 1895
17 Sep 1896 change in the polity style is prescribed by Art. 27 of the Standing Orders of the Diet of the Central-American Federation (Reglamento Interior de la Dieta de la República Mayor de Centro-América) passed by the Diet 17 Sep 1896 in San Salvador
17 Sep 1896 - 1 Dec 1898 Estado de Nicaragua
1 Dec 1898 resumes full sovereignty and independence (decree of 1 Dec 1898) (Diario Oficial, Tercera Época, Año III, Managua, martes 6 de Diciembre de 1898, Num. 643)
1 Dec 1898 - República de Nicaragua

[1] Parts of the Provincia de Nicaragua controlled by rival authorities are incorporated into Mexico:
12 Oct 1821 - 17 Apr 1823 León
4 Feb 1822 - 16 Jan 1823 Granada
[2] Also: 11 Jun 1854 - 30 Oct 1855 Estado de Nicaragua (in dissidence, León)
Last updated on: 20 Nov 2011 03:31:18