CONSTITUTION OF BRAZIL
Brazil Constitution: translated, updated and commented
The following translation includes amendments until Constitutional Amendment 52, enacted on March 8th 2006. Read comments about the latest Amendments.
Remarks in purple are text of Amendments.
The principles which inspired the Constituents.
Articles 1 - 4. The Fundamental Principles.
Articles 5 - 17. Individual and collective rights and duties.
Articles 18 - 43. The Organization of State.
Articles 44 - 135. The Organization of Powers.
Articles 136 - 144. The Defense of the State and of the Democratic Institutions.
Articles 145 - 169. Taxation and Budget.
Articles 170 - 192. The Economic and Financial Order.
Articles 193 - 232. The Social Order.
Articles 233 - 250. General Constitutional Provisions
Temporary Constitutional Provisions Act & Representatives
Articles 1 - 90. Also, the names of all Representatives
Comments on the Constitution of 1988. A few comments.
History of Brazilian Constitutions. A summary of each of the six old constitutions.
Why are there so many amendments?. This and others questions and answers about the Constitution.
Recent amendments. Comments about the most recent amendments.
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