::1824 Constitution of Mexico


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The Federal Constitution of the United Mexican States of 1824 (Spanish: ConstituciĆ³n Federal de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos de 1824{{#invoke:Category handler|main}}) was enacted on October 4 of 1824, after the overthrow of the Mexican Empire of Agustin de Iturbide. In the new constitution, the republic took the name of United Mexican States, and was defined as a representative federal republic, with Catholicism as the official and unique religion.<ref name="const.1824">Federal Constitution of the United Mexican States (1824)</ref> It was replaced by the Federal Constitution of the United Mexican States of 1857.

1824 Constitution of Mexico sections
Intro  Background   The second Constituent Congress    Drafting a constitution    The nature of the constitution    The struggle among confederalists, federalists, and centralists    A weak executive branch    The Constitution of 1824    Content    Federation    Reactions    Repeal and resettlement    See also    References    External links   

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