Uganda: Polity Style: 1962-2016

1 Aug 1962 Uganda Independence Act, 1962 is passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom (House of Commons 18 Jul 1962, House of Lords 31 Jul 1962) and receives Royal Assent (1 Aug 1962), providing for independent status of the Uganda Protectorate [1]
9 Oct 1962 becomes an independent state on a date prescribed by Art. 1 (1) of the Uganda Independence Act, 1960
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.
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