Tajikistan: Polity Style: 1991-2016

31 Aug 1991 - name of the state is changed in accordance with a law passed by the national legislature on 31 Aug 1991 (Supreme Council Records, 1991, No. 18 [1103], Art. 226) [1]
31 Aug 1991 - Çumḩurii Toçikiston (Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон) | Republic of Tajikistan
9 Sep 1991 proclaimed an independent state in accordance with a resolution passed by the national legislature 9 Sep1991 (Supreme Council Records, 1991, No. 18 [1103], Art. 239) [2]

[1] The Law No. 378 passed by the national legislature (Šūroi Olii) also provided for amendments to the Constitution of 1978, replacing the former polity style with Çumḩurii Toçikiston.
[2] The Declaration of Sovereignty which had been passed by the national legislature on 24 Aug 1990 was amended by a resolution of the national legislature on 9 Sep 1991 to reflect the changes in the status of Tajikistan as an independent state (Supreme Council Records, 1991, No. 18 [1103], Art. 238).
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