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Celebrate Mother's Day

May 6, 2016

On Sunday, May 8th the United States celebrates Mother’s Day. In honor of mothers throughout the world, Oxford Constitutional Law would like to share with you a few constitutions that acknowledge the importance of motherhood.  
In many countries motherhood is constitutionally protected. A few such constitutions are:

In other parts of the world, the importance of mothers is recognized in the country’s basic governing law with a provision that guarantees leave from work for mothers. Such documents include:

These are just a few of the constitutions throughout the world that recognize the importance of mothers to society. 

So on this Sunday to all mothers, have a Happy Mother’s Day!