Entry from British & World English dictionary
A law stating the formal constitution of a nation.
- It is safe to assert that no government proper ever had a provision in its organic law for its own termination.
- But the organic law, the law flowing out of the constitution, has not been passed yet.
- Most recently, in 1996 an organic law transferred financial responsibility to provincial governments.
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