Uganda: Polity Style: 1962-2019

9 Oct 1962 territories of the Uganda Protectorate formed an independent state under the name of Uganda on a date (9 Oct 1962) prescribed by Section 1.1 of the Uganda Independence Act, 1962, which was passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom (House of Commons 18 Jul 1962, House of Lords 31 Jul 1962) and received Royal Assent 1 Aug 1962 [1]
9 Oct 1962 constituted as Uganda in accordance with the Constitution of 1962 as part of the Uganda Independence Order 1962 (effective on a date prescribed by Section 1.1) [2]
9 Oct 1962 - 9 Oct 1963 Uganda
9 Oct 1963 - 8 Sep 1967 Sovereign State of Uganda
8 Sep 1967 - Republic of Uganda

[1] Full title: An Act to make provision for, and in connection with, the attainment by Uganda of fully responsible status within the Commonwealth.
[2] Uganda Gazette, No. 73, 6 Oct 1962, Subsidiary Legislation Supplement No. 53, Legal Notice No. 251 of 1962, pp. 777-947.
Last updated on: 08 Jan 2019 09:03:42