[Classweb-users] Constitutional law Japan

Larry Dershem lddershem at earthlink.net
Wed Aug 29 01:16:38 EDT 2012

The Constitution of Japan, or "Postwar Constitution" was given the Emperor of Japan's assent on Nov.3, 1946, when it became law, but did not go into effect until six months later, on May 3, 1947.

Larry Dershem

-----Original Message-----
>From: Enedina Vera <evera at law.berkeley.edu>
>Sent: Aug 27, 2012 12:11 PM
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>Subject: [Classweb-users] Constitutional law Japan
>Hi all,
>I am  currently reclassifying, "The Constitution of Japan," 1946?. 
>Webclass  call number is KNX2064.51947, this is for the constitution 
>signed 3 May 1947. However, the "Foreign Law Guide," compiled by Tom 
>Reynolds and the book I have in hand say that the constitution was 
>signed 3 November 1946.
>Does anyone know which is correct?
>Thank you,
>Enedina Vera
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