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Solomon Islands
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Volume I: National Reports 1988

H. H. Marshall †1

Solomon Islands is an independent democratic state within the Commonwealth. Its name was changed from “British Solomon Islands Protectorate” (see report infra p. U – 123 ss.) to Solomon Islands by the British Solomon Islands (Name of Territory) Order 1975 (S.I. 1975 no. 808). It ceased to be a protectorate of the United Kingdom on 7 July 1978 under the provisions of the Solomon Islands…

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H. H. Marshall, “Solomon Islands”, 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 05 February 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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