Guarantees of Basic Freedoms and Rights- Constitution of Macedonia
3. Guarantees of basic freedoms and rights
Every citizen may invoke the protection of freedoms and rights determined by the Constitution before the regular courts, as well as before the Constitutional Court of Macedonia, through a procedure based upon the principles of priority and urgency.
Judicial protection of the legality of individual acts of state administration, as well as of other institutions carrying out public mandates, is guaranteed.
A citizen has the right to be informed on human rights and basic freedoms as well as actively to contribute, individually of jointly with others, to their promotion and protection.
In the Republic of Macedonia laws shall be in accordance with the Constitution and all other regulations in accordance with the Constitution and law.
Everyone is obliged to respect the Constitution and the laws.
Laws and other regulations are published before they come into force. Laws and other regulations are published in 'The Official Gazette of the Republic of Macedonia' at most seven days after the day of their adoption.
Laws come into force on the eighth day after the day of their republication at the earliest, or on the day of publication in exceptional cases determined by the Assembly.
Laws and other regulations may not have a retroactive effect, except in cases when this is more favourable for the citizens.
Attorneyship is an autonomous and independent public service, providing a legal assistance and carrying out public mandates in accordance with the law.
The freedoms and rights of the individual and citizen can be restricted only in cases determined by the Constitution. The freedoms and rights of the individual and citizen can be restricted during states of war or emergency, in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution.
The restriction of freedoms and rights cannot discriminate on grounds of sex, race, colour of skin, language, religion, national or social origin, property or social status.
The restriction of freedoms and rights cannot be applied to the
right to life, the interdiction of torture, inhuman and humiliating
conduct and punishment, the legal determination of punishable
offences and sentences, as well as to the freedom of personal
conviction, conscience, thought and religious confession.
Constitution of Macedonia
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|Economic Social and Cultural Rights|
|Guarantees of Basic Freedoms and Rights|
|Foundations for Economic Relations|
|Organization of State Authority|
|Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia|
|President of the Republic of Macedonia|
|Government of the Republic of Macedonia|
|Public Prosecutors Office|
|Constitutional Court of The Republic of Macedonia|
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|Defence of the Republic and States of War and Emergency|
|Changes in the Constitution|
|Transitional and Final Clauses|
|Amendments To The Constitution of the Republic of Macedonia|
| Amendment XXXII
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