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Religious Law

Hungary, English

(3) The State and religious communities shall operate separately. Religious communities shall be autonomous.
(4) The State and religious communities may cooperate to achieve community goals. At the request of a religious community, the National Assembly shall decide on such cooperation. The religious communities participating in such cooperation shall operate as established churches. The State shall provide specific privileges to established churches with regard to their participation in the fulfilment of tasks that serve to achieve community goals.
(5) The common rules relating to religious communities, as well as the conditions of cooperation, the established churches and the detailed rules relating to established churches shall be laid down in a cardinal Act. (Freedom and Responsibility, Art. VII)

Hungary, Hungarian

(3) Az állam és a vallási közösségek különváltan működnek. A vallási közösségek önállóak.
(4) Az állam és a vallási közösségek a közösségi célok elérése érdekében együttműködhetnek. Az együttműködésről a vallási közösség kérelme alapján az Országgyűlés dönt. Az együttműködésben részt vevő vallási közösségek bevett egyházként működnek. A bevett egyházaknak a közösségi célok elérését szolgáló feladatokban való részvételükre tekintettel az állam sajátos jogosultságokat biztosít.
(5) A vallási közösségekre vonatkozó közös szabályokat, valamint az együttműködés feltételeit, a bevett egyházakat és a rájuk vonatkozó részletes szabályokat sarkalatos törvény határozza meg. (Szabadsag és Felelosség, VII. cikk)

Religious Law

Estonia, English

... There is no state church. ... (Sec. 40)

Estonia, Estonian

… Riigikirikut ei ole. … (§ 40)

Religious Law

Sao Tome and Principe, English

The Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe shall be a secular state having a separation of State and respecting all religious institutions. (Art. 8)

Sao Tome and Principe, Portuguese

A República Democrática de São Tomé e Príncipe é um Estado laico, nela existindo uma separação do Estado e no respeito por todas as Instituições religiosas. (Art. 8)

Religious Law

Sao Tome and Principe, English

The following may not be the subject of constitutional revision:

b) The secular status of the State;
… (Art. 154)

Sao Tome and Principe, Portuguese

Não podem ser objecto de revisão constitucional:

b) O estatuto laico do Estado;
… (Art. 154)

Religious Law

Guinea-Bissau, English

Guinea-Bissau shall be a sovereign, democratic, secular and unitary Republic. (Art. 1)

Guinea-Bissau, Portuguese

A Guiné-Bissau é uma República soberana, democrática, laica e unitária. (Art. 1)

Religious Law

Guinea-Bissau, English

1 - In the Republic of Guinea-Bissau there shall be a separation of the State and religious institutions.
… (Art. 6)

Guinea-Bissau, Portuguese

1 - Na República da Guiné-Bissau existe separação entre o Estado e as instituições religiosas.
… (Art. 6)

Religious Law

Guinea-Bissau, English

No draft revision may affect:

b) The secular status of the State;
… (Art. 130)

Guinea-Bissau, Portuguese

Nenhum projecto de revisão poderá afectar:

b) O estatuto laico do Estado;
… (Art. 130)

Religious Law

Tanzania, United Republic of, English

… NOW, THEREFORE, THIS CONSTITUTION IS ENACTED BY THE CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY OF THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA, on behalf of the People, for the purpose of building such a society and ensuring that Tanzania is governed by a Government that adheres to the principles of democracy and socialism and shall be a secular state. … (Preamble)

Religious Law

Tanzania, United Republic of, English

(1) The United Republic is a democratic, secular and socialist state which adheres to multi-party democracy.
… (Art. 3)

Religious Law

United Arab Emirates, Arabic

اﻻﺳﻼﻡ ﻫﻮ اﻟﺪﻳﻦ اﻟﺮﺳﻤﻲ ﻟﻼﺗﺤﺎﺩ، واﻟﺸﺮﻳﻌﺔ اﻻﺳﻼﻣﻴﺔ ﻣﺼﺪﺭ رﺋﻴﺴﻲ ﻟﻠﺘﺸﺮﻳﻊ ﻓﻴﻪ. ... (المادّة 7)

United Arab Emirates, English

Islam is the official religion of the UAE. The Islamic Shari’a is a main source of legislation in the UAE. … (Art. 7)