<![CDATA[Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova]]> http://www.constcourt.md/ 27.04.2018 en http://www.constcourt.md/ Copyright (c) 2018 http://www.constcourt.md/The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Code of Civil Procedure on Judicial Mediation <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Code of Civil Procedure on Judicial Mediation // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1175&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Code-of-Civil-Procedure-on-Judicial-Mediation/ On Thursday, 26 April 2018, the Constitutional Court delivered a judgment on the exception of unconstitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on the Code of Civil Procedure no. 225 of 30 May 2003 (Complaint no. 3g/2018). Circumstances of the caseThe case originated in an exception of unconstitutionality raised by the lawyer Alexandru Prisac, before the Court of Law of Căușeni, Ştefan-Vodă district. The exception challenges the constitutionality of Articles 1821, 1822, 1823, 1824 and 1825 of the Law on the Code ]]> 26.04.2018 16:24 The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Contravention Code <![CDATA[The Court Examined the Constitutionality of Certain Provisions of the Contravention Code // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1174&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Examined-the-Constitutionality-of-Certain-Provisions-of-the-Contravention-Code/ On Thursday, 26 April 2018, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered a judgment on the constitutionality of the text “from the moment the fine was fixed” of the phrase I of Article 34 (3) of the Contravention Code no. 218 of 24 October 2018.  Circumstances of the caseThe exception of unconstitutionality underlying this case was raised ex-officio by Mr. Ghenadie Eremciuc, judge of the Court of Law of Bălți, examining a challenge related to the provisions considered for this constitutional review. ]]> 26.04.2018 11:26 The Issuing of Protection Orders Based on Declarations of the Victim Is Not Covered by the Presumption of Innocence <![CDATA[The Issuing of Protection Orders Based on Declarations of the Victim Is Not Covered by the Presumption of Innocence // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1168&t=/Media/News/The-Issuing-of-Protection-Orders-Based-on-Declarations-of-the-Victim-Is-Not-Covered-by-the-Presumption-of-Innocence/ 19.04.2018 11:47 The judicial review of the decisions of the Superior Council of Prosecutors does not raise constitutional issues <![CDATA[The judicial review of the decisions of the Superior Council of Prosecutors does not raise constitutional issues // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1166&t=/Media/News/The-judicial-review-of-the-decisions-of-the-Superior-Council-of-Prosecutors-does-not-raise-constitutional-issues/ 19.04.2018 11:14 The Court delivered a positive opinion on the initiative on revision of the Constitution (Complaint no.35c/2018) <![CDATA[The Court delivered a positive opinion on the initiative on revision of the Constitution (Complaint no.35c/2018) // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1161&t=/Media/News/The-Court-delivered-a-positive-opinion-on-the-initiative-on-revision-of-the-Constitution-Complaint-no35c2018/ ]]> 10.04.2018 16:16 The Court examined the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on the Polygraph Test and the Law on the National Integrity Authority <![CDATA[The Court examined the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on the Polygraph Test and the Law on the National Integrity Authority // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1160&t=/Media/News/The-Court-examined-the-constitutionality-of-certain-provisions-of-the-Law-on-the-Polygraph-Test-and-the-Law-on-the-National-Integrity-Authority/ ]]> 10.04.2018 15:38 The working meeting of the Third Congress of the the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ) <![CDATA[The working meeting of the Third Congress of the the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ) // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1155&t=/Media/News/The-working-meeting-of-the-Third-Congress-of-the-the-Association-of-Constitutional-Justice-of-the-Countries-of-the-Baltic-and-Black-Sea-Regions-BBCJ/ On 3rd and 4th April 2018, the working meeting took place of the Presidents of Constitutional Courts- members of the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ) in Tbisili, Georgia. The meeting was scheduled in order to prepare the Third Congress of the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ), which will take place on 16th and 17th May 2018, in Tbilisi. During this meeting, the representatives ]]> 05.04.2018 16:22 2017 <![CDATA[2017 // Statistical data]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=13&id=1151&t=/Overview/Statistical-data/2017/ ]]> 19.03.2018 10:45 Structural changes in the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[Structural changes in the Constitutional Court of Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1150&t=/Media/News/Structural-changes-in-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ On Friday, 16 March 2016, the new judge of the Constitutional Court Mr Mihai Poalelungi has taken the oath before the Parliament and the members of the Superior Council of Magistracy, based on the provisions of Article 12 of the Law on the Constitutional Court no.317-XIII of 13.12.1994. According to the law, starting from this moment the judge officially takes the office. At the plenary sitting of the Constitutional Court that took place at the same date, Mr Mihai Poalelungi was ]]> 16.03.2018 12:03 CCM examined the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on entrepreneurship and enterprises <![CDATA[CCM examined the constitutionality of certain provisions of the Law on entrepreneurship and enterprises // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1143&t=/Media/News/CCM-examined-the-constitutionality-of-certain-provisions-of-the-Law-on-entrepreneurship-and-enterprises/ ]]> 06.03.2018 13:42 The Constitutional Tribunal of Poland expressed the intention to join the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ) <![CDATA[The Constitutional Tribunal of Poland expressed the intention to join the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ) // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1137&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Tribunal-of-Poland-expressed-the-intention-to-join-the-Association-of-Constitutional-Justice-of-the-Countries-of-the-Baltic-and-Black-Sea-Regions-BBCJ/ On 22 February 2018 the President of the Constitutional Court of Georgia Zaza Tavadze, as Acting President of the Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ)  received the letter from the President of  Constitutional Tribunal of Poland  Julia Przylebska expressing willingness to become the  member of the BBCJ.  In the motivation letter it is highlighted that the Constitutional Tribunal shares the aims outlined in the Declaration on the Establishment of the Association ]]> 02.03.2018 14:26 The President of the Constitutional Court has resigned <![CDATA[The President of the Constitutional Court has resigned // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1130&t=/Media/News/The-President-of-the-Constitutional-Court-has-resigned/ The Constitutional Court informs about Mr Tudor Panţîru,s resignation on his own motion from the position of President and judge of the Constitutional Court, filed on the grounds of Article 14.4 of the Law on the Constitutional Court no. 317-XIII of 13 December 1994. Thus, starting from 1 February 2018 until the election of the new President of the Court, pursuant to Article 7.5 of the Law on the Constitutional Court, the functions of the President will be exercised by Mr ]]> 31.01.2018 16:43 The Court Has Ascertained the Circumstances Justifying the Interim Office of President of the Republic of Moldova in Promulgating a Law <![CDATA[The Court Has Ascertained the Circumstances Justifying the Interim Office of President of the Republic of Moldova in Promulgating a Law // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1125&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Has-Ascertained-the-Circumstances-Justifying-the-Interim-Office-of-President-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-in-Promulgating-a-Law/ ]]> 05.01.2018 12:16 The Court ascertained the circumstances justifying the Interim Office of President of the Republic of Moldova within the governmental reshuffle <![CDATA[The Court ascertained the circumstances justifying the Interim Office of President of the Republic of Moldova within the governmental reshuffle // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1123&t=/Media/News/The-Court-ascertained-the-circumstances-justifying-the-Interim-Office-of-President-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-within-the-governmental-reshuffle/ ]]> 02.01.2018 14:44 CCM examined the constitutionality of the provisions on arrest extension <![CDATA[CCM examined the constitutionality of the provisions on arrest extension // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1121&t=/Media/News/CCM-examined-the-constitutionality-of-the-provisions-on-arrest-extension/ ]]> 21.12.2017 11:19 Failure to provide the possibility of voluntary enforcement of alimony payments – unconstitutional (Complaint no. 24g/2017) <![CDATA[Failure to provide the possibility of voluntary enforcement of alimony payments – unconstitutional (Complaint no. 24g/2017) // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1118&t=/Media/News/Failure-to-provide-the-possibility-of-voluntary-enforcement-of-alimony-payments-unconstitutional-Complaint-no-24g2017/ ]]> 14.12.2017 17:06 CCM verified the constitutionality of the provisions on access to State secrets <![CDATA[CCM verified the constitutionality of the provisions on access to State secrets // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1117&t=/Media/News/CCM-verified-the-constitutionality-of-the-provisions-on-access-to-State-secrets/ ]]> 14.12.2017 17:02 Financial incentive for investigating agents of the General Police Inspectorate – constitutional <![CDATA[Financial incentive for investigating agents of the General Police Inspectorate – constitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1116&t=/Media/News/Financial-incentive-for-investigating-agents-of-the-General-Police-Inspectorate-constitutional/ ]]> 13.12.2017 16:30 Prohibition imposed on the President of the state to hold membership within a political party – constitutional <![CDATA[Prohibition imposed on the President of the state to hold membership within a political party – constitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1111&t=/Media/News/Prohibition-imposed-on-the-President-of-the-state-to-hold-membership-within-a-political-party-constitutional/ ]]> 12.12.2017 12:40 The Court delivered a positive opinion on the initiative to revise the Constitution regarding European integration of the state (Complaint no. 162c/2017) <![CDATA[The Court delivered a positive opinion on the initiative to revise the Constitution regarding European integration of the state (Complaint no. 162c/2017) // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1109&t=/Media/News/The-Court-delivered-a-positive-opinion-on-the-initiative-to-revise-the-Constitution-regarding-European-integration-of-the-state-Complaint-no-162c2017/ On 11 December the Constitutional Court delivered the Opinion on the initiative to amend and supplement the Constitution of the Republic of Moldova (complaint no. 162c/2017). Circumstances of the case The case originated in the complaint lodged with the Constitutional Court on 6 December 2017 by a group of Members of Parliament. The complaint was examined by the Constitutional Court in the following composition: Mr Tudor PANȚÎRU, Chairman, Mr Aurel BĂIEȘU, Mr Igor DOLEA, Mrs Victoria IFTODI, Mr Victor POPA, Mr Veaceslav ZAPOROJAN, justices Conclusions of the Court The Court recalled ]]> 11.12.2017 11:39 The mandatory consent at dismissal of the trade union – unconstitutional <![CDATA[The mandatory consent at dismissal of the trade union – unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1106&t=/Media/News/The-mandatory-consent-at-dismissal-of-the-trade-union-unconstitutional/ ]]> 08.12.2017 11:23 Incrimination of “abuse of service” for infringement of duties granted by law – constitutional <![CDATA[Incrimination of “abuse of service” for infringement of duties granted by law – constitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1105&t=/Media/News/Incrimination-of-abuse-of-service-for-infringement-of-duties-granted-by-law-constitutional/ ]]> 07.12.2017 11:36 Verification of judges by the Security and Intelligence Service – unconstitutional <![CDATA[Verification of judges by the Security and Intelligence Service – unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1104&t=/Media/News/Verification-of-judges-by-the-Security-and-Intelligence-Service-unconstitutional/ ]]> 05.12.2017 14:28 The Court delivered a positive Opinion on the constitutional amendments to the judiciary <![CDATA[The Court delivered a positive Opinion on the constitutional amendments to the judiciary // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1103&t=/Media/News/The-Court-delivered-a-positive-Opinion-on-the-constitutional-amendments-to-the-judiciary/ ]]> 05.12.2017 11:55 Limitation of the right to strike for certain categories of employees - constitutional (complaint 62a/2017) <![CDATA[Limitation of the right to strike for certain categories of employees - constitutional (complaint 62a/2017) // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1096&t=/Media/News/Limitation-of-the-right-to-strike-for-certain-categories-of-employees-constitutional-complaint-62a2017/ On 7 November 2017 the Constitutional Court delivered the judgement on the constitutional review of Article 369 paras. (2), (3) and (4) of the Labour Code, Article 21 paras. (2) and (3) of the Code on Railway Transportation and the Government Decision no. 656 of 11 June 2004 on the approval of the Nomenclature of Units, Sectors and Services whose employees cannot take part in strike (complaint 62a/2017). Circumstances of the case The case originated in the complaint lodged with the Constitutional ]]> 07.11.2017 17:50 Preserving the Effects Made By the Acts of the National Bank of Moldova – Constitutional <![CDATA[Preserving the Effects Made By the Acts of the National Bank of Moldova – Constitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1094&t=/Media/News/Preserving-the-Effects-Made-By-the-Acts-of-the-National-Bank-of-Moldova-Constitutional/ The complaint was lodged with the Court by the MPs Vladimir Voronin, Inna Şupac, Elena Bodnarenco, Maria Postoico, Oleg Reidman, Oxana Domenti, Vasilii Panciuc asking for a constitutional review of Article 38.7.a,b of the Law financial institutions.]]> 06.11.2017 12:38 The President of the Constitutional Court of Moldova Held a Meeting With the Head of the EU Delegation to Chișinău <![CDATA[The President of the Constitutional Court of Moldova Held a Meeting With the Head of the EU Delegation to Chișinău // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1092&t=/Media/News/The-President-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-Held-a-Meeting-With-the-Head-of-the-EU-Delegation-to-Chiinau/ The first visit of His Excellency, Peter Michalko, to the Constitutional Court of Moldova.]]> 01.11.2017 16:46 The Court Delivered a Positive Opinion on the Amendment of Article 13 of the Constitution <![CDATA[The Court Delivered a Positive Opinion on the Amendment of Article 13 of the Constitution // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1091&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Delivered-a-Positive-Opinion-on-the-Amendment-of-Article-13-of-the-Constitution/ On 31 October 2017, the Constitutional Court of Moldova delivered its Opinion of the initiative to amend Article 13 of the Constitution of Moldova]]> 31.10.2017 12:08 The President of the Constitutional Court took part in the celebration of Lithuanian Constitution <![CDATA[The President of the Constitutional Court took part in the celebration of Lithuanian Constitution // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1089&t=/Media/News/The-President-of-the-Constitutional-Court-took-part-in-the-celebration-of-Lithuanian-Constitution/ ]]> 25.10.2017 14:16 The Constitutional Court of Moldova Will Benefit From Assistance Provided By Lithuania <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova Will Benefit From Assistance Provided By Lithuania // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1088&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-Will-Benefit-From-Assistance-Provided-By-Lithuania/ The project will strengthen the role of the constitutional justice institutions of the Eastern Partnership countries – Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, and Ukraine – in ensuring the implementation and protection of the principles of the rule of law.]]> 24.10.2017 17:27