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Volume I: National Reports 1974

Chafik Chehata1

After 1922, when it ceased to be a British Protectorate, Egypt became a parliamentary monarchy with a Constitution, dated 19 April 1923, modelled on Western lines. …

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Chafik Chehata, “Egypt”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

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