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29
September

Constitution Hall in the National Academic Library RK

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Constitution Hall in the National Academic Library RK - e-history.kz
Years will pass, the political configuration in the country and international situation will change, but the Constitution will stay in the history of Kazakhstan as the Constitution of the world.
In the National Academic Library of the Republic of Kazakhstan on 24 August at 15:00 the opening of the Constitution Hall dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan will take place. 

The aim of the event is the formation of readers’ idea on the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan and state symbols of Kazakhstan, education of respect to the Main law of the state, formation of active civil position and law consciousness. 

In the given hall the materials beginning with the usual law to legal system of independent Kazakhstan, Constitution of foreign countries will be presented. These are print, audio- and video-materials, pictures from the history of creation of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan; editions of the Constitution of various years, video-record of the inauguration of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nazarbayev Nursultan Abishevich, materials on the work of the Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan and others. 

The Chairman of the Constitutional Council RK I. I. Rogov, members of the Constitutional Council RK, deputies of the Parliament RK, scientific intelligence of the capital, famous lawyers, scientists, heads of cultural institutions of the city will be present at the opening of the ceremony. 

The exposition of the Constitution Hall would consist of 4 sections: 1. Kazakh Common Law; 2. History of Constitution of Kazakhstan; 3.Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan as of 1995; 4. Constitutions of foreign countries. 

The basis of the exposition are over 300 books, brochures, movie-photo-phono-documents, connected with the history of Kazakh Common Law and the Constitution of Kazakhstan, also the Constitutions of foreign countries. 

The Constitution Hall is oriented for the work with scientists, students, schoolchildren of all ages, readers of the library, bibliophiles, also with all the amateurs of the history of state. Moreover, within the hall opening the presentation of the re-edited book “Criminal Common Law of Kazakhs” will take place. 

The author Kulteleev Tair Muldagalievich (1911-1953) is the first Kazakh scientist-lawyer, one of the initiators of the legal science and education in Kazakhstan, great researcher of the Kazakh Common Law. 

The conclusion of T. V. Kulteleev’s years-long research activity was the Doctoral dissertation which he had no time to defend. In 1955 it was published owing to the efforts of S. YA. Bulatov, L. V. Dyukov, S. Z. Zimanov, A. A. Filimonova and V. A. Kim in the type of monograph. 

In summary, it can be noted that the Constitution itself by giving broad rights, liberties and possibilities to people, needs the civil support. It will take years, the political configuration in the country and international situation will change, but the Constitution will stay in the history of Kazakhstan as the Constitution of the world, creation and progress.

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