ARTICLE 115. Laws and other legal acts of state bodies and officials are published on the basis of, and in conformity with, the Constitution.

In the event of divergences between provisions contained in the Constitution and other laws, the provisions of the Constitution prevail.

ARTICLE 116. No changes may be made to the provisions of the Constitution of Turkmenistan about the polity in the form of a presidential republic.

ARTICLE 117. A law on amending the Constitution is deemed as approved if it receives at least two-thirds of the votes of the Mejlis deputies, or more than a half of citizens of Turkmenistan who have voted for it in a national referendum.