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Constitution as adopted on 22 December 1947.

Article 3

    All citizens are invested with equal social status and are equal before the law, without distinction as to sex, race, language, religion, political opinions and personal or social conditions.

Article 6

    The Republic shall safeguard linguistic minorities by means of special provisions.

Note: The complete text of the Constitution and further information on the constitutional background of Italy are provided by the International Constitutional Law Project at the University of Bern.

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