Browsing: State and Federal Constitutions Study Project

Description Burma/Myanmar has political problem, especially on the constitutional crisis since it regained Independent from British Colony in 1948.  Even Burmese political leader, Gen. Aung San, and the ethnic leaders in Frontier Area of Burma, agreed to establish the newly independent Burma, as Federal Union, by sharing equal power among the State Governments and the Central Government.  But the Independent leader, Gen. Aung San was assassinated before Independence.  However, the remaining leaders drafted and approved 1947 Constitution (See the link in RESOURCE). The first Burma’s 1947 Constitution was abolished in 1962 after a military coup by Gen. Ne Win. Gen,…