Amendments to the Constitution

(Manner of reference to the Act, previously “Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, Act 108 of 1996”, substituted by s. 1 (1) of the Citation of Constitutional Laws, 2005 (Act No. 5 of 2005) [Assented to 16 December 1996]

Date of Promulgation: 18 December, 1996

Date of Commencement: 4 February, 1997 (unless otherwise indicated - see also s. 243[5])

(English text signed by the President)

as amended by
Constitution First Amendment Act, 1997 (Act 35 of 1997)
Constitution Second Amendment Act, 1998 (Act 65 of 1998)
Constitution Third Amendment Act, 1998 (Act 87 of 1998)
Constitution Fourth Amendment Act, 1999 (Act 03 of 1999)
Constitution Fifth Amendment Act, 1999 (Act 02 of 1999)
Constitution Sixth Amendment Act, 2001 (Act 34 of 2001)
Constitution Seventh Amendment Act, 2001 (Act 61 of 2001)
Constitution Eighth Amendment Act, 2002 (Act 18 of 2002)
Constitution Ninth Amendment Act, 2002 (Act 21 of 2002)
Constitution Tenth Amendment Act, 2003 (Act 02 of 2003)
Constitution Eleventh Amendment Act, 2003 (Act 03 of 2003)
Constitution Twelfth Amendment Act of 2005
Constitution Thirteenth Amendment Act of 2007 (Act 23 of 2007)
Constitution Fourteenth Amendment Act of 2008
Constitution Fifteenth Amendment Act of 2008
Constitution Sixteenth Amendment Act of 2009
Constitution Seventeenth Amendment Act of 2012

In terms of Proclamation No. 26 of 26 April, 2001, the administration of this Act has been assigned to the Minister for Justice and Constitutional Development.

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Text as at Friday, 30 September, 2016