Article 172
This Constitution enters into force upon its promulgation.

Article 173
The provisions of this Constitution apply from the day of its promulgation, unless otherwise provided in the constitutional act implementing this Constitution.

Article 174
A constitutional act shall be passed in order to implement this Constitution and to ensure transition to the application of the provisions of this Constitution.

The constitutional act shall be passed by a two-thirds majority vote of all deputies in all chambers of the Assembly of the Republic of Slovenia.

* Adopted on 25 July 2000 (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 66/2000).