<![CDATA[Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova]]> http://www.constcourt.md/ 15.12.2017 en http://www.constcourt.md/ Copyright (c) 2017 http://www.constcourt.md/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 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 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 Independent constitutional courts - safeguard against legal nihilism <![CDATA[Independent constitutional courts - safeguard against legal nihilism // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1087&t=/Media/News/Independent-constitutional-courts-safeguard-against-legal-nihilism/ ]]> 24.10.2017 16:05 The Court Has Ascertained the Circumstances Justifying the Interim Office of President of the Republic of Moldova in Nominating the Defence Minister <![CDATA[The Court Has Ascertained the Circumstances Justifying the Interim Office of President of the Republic of Moldova in Nominating the Defence Minister // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1085&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Has-Ascertained-the-Circumstances-Justifying-the-Interim-Office-of-President-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-in-Nominating-the-Defence-Minister/ The refusal of the Prime Minister to fulfil his constitutional duty to nominate the candidate proposed repeatedly by the Prime Minister and to execute the Judgment of the Constitutional Court no. 2 of 24 January 2017 amount to a grave violation of his constitutional duties and of the oath made when sworn in.]]> 20.10.2017 16:40 BBCJ condemns the pressure on the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova, exercised by the Head of State <![CDATA[BBCJ condemns the pressure on the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova, exercised by the Head of State // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1083&t=/Media/News/BBCJ-condemns-the-pressure-on-the-Constitutional-Court-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-exercised-by-the-Head-of-State/ The Association of Constitutional Justice of the Countries of the Baltic and Black Sea Regions (BBCJ) expresses its deep concern with regard to the pressure exercised by the President of the Republic of Moldova and his interference with the activity of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova. Under the principle of the rule of law, in every democratic state the Constitution, including the jurisprudence of the Constitutional Court, binds all individuals, institutions and state authorities. The Constitutional Court safeguards the supremacy ]]> 18.10.2017 16:47 Moldova and the European Convention on Human Rights: Insights from Strasbourg on the 20th anniversary of ratification <![CDATA[Moldova and the European Convention on Human Rights: Insights from Strasbourg on the 20th anniversary of ratification // Publications]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=9&id=1082&t=/Media/Publications/Moldova-and-the-European-Convention-on-Human-Rights-Insights-from-Strasbourg-on-the-20th-anniversary-of-ratification/ 18.10.2017 09:38 The Court Delivered a Judgment Interpreting the Constitution in the Part Related to the Failure of the President to Carry Out Constitutional Duties <![CDATA[The Court Delivered a Judgment Interpreting the Constitution in the Part Related to the Failure of the President to Carry Out Constitutional Duties // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1081&t=/Media/News/The-Court-Delivered-a-Judgment-Interpreting-the-Constitution-in-the-Part-Related-to-the-Failure-of-the-President-to-Carry-Out-Constitutional-Duties/ ]]> 17.10.2017 16:32 The Role of the Constitutional Court in Solving Conflicts Between State Authorities. The Experience of Germany and Moldova <![CDATA[The Role of the Constitutional Court in Solving Conflicts Between State Authorities. The Experience of Germany and Moldova // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1078&t=/Media/News/The-Role-of-the-Constitutional-Court-in-Solving-Conflicts-Between-State-Authorities-The-Experience-of-Germany-and-Moldova/ The event was also attended by H.E. Dr. Iulia Monar, the German Ambassador to Chișinău.]]> 11.10.2017 16:28 The 20th Anniversary of the Entry Into Force in Moldova of the European Convention on Human Rights <![CDATA[The 20th Anniversary of the Entry Into Force in Moldova of the European Convention on Human Rights // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1077&t=/Media/News/The-20th-Anniversary-of-the-Entry-Into-Force-in-Moldova-of-the-European-Convention-on-Human-Rights/ The guest of honour of the event was the President of the European Court of Human Rights. ]]> 06.10.2017 14:14 Limiting Reconciliation in Criminal Cases – Constitutional <![CDATA[Limiting Reconciliation in Criminal Cases – Constitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1074&t=/Media/News/Limiting-Reconciliation-in-Criminal-Cases-Constitutional/ ]]> 21.09.2017 13:24 The Constitutional Court of Moldova is attending the World Conference on Constitutional Justice <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova is attending the World Conference on Constitutional Justice // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1072&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-is-attending-the-World-Conference-on-Constitutional-Justice/ A delegation of the Constitutional Court of Moldova is attending the 4th Conference of the World Conference on Constitutional Justice (WCCJ), held in Vilnius, Lithuania, between 11-14 September 2017. The Court is represented by President Tudor Panțîru, judges Aurel Băieșu and Igor Dolea and by the Chief Assistant-Judge Rodica Secrieru. The goal of the 4th Congress of the WCCJ is to promote dialogue at the international level, which is beneficial to judges of constitutional justice institutions, and to strengthen constitutional justice as ]]> 12.09.2017 11:39 Club of Journalists <![CDATA[Club of Journalists // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1071&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Club-of-Journalists/ 01.08.2017 09:52 The Constitution of the Republic of Moldova celebrates its 23rd anniversary <![CDATA[The Constitution of the Republic of Moldova celebrates its 23rd anniversary // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1070&t=/Media/News/The-Constitution-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-celebrates-its-23rd-anniversary/ On Friday, 28 July 2017, under the aegis of the Constitutional Court and the Parliament, the Constitution Day of the Republic of Moldova was celebrated with an official ceremony at the Palace of the Republic. On this occasion, high-ranking officials from the Republic of Moldova and abroad – Lithuania, Romania, Georgia, Germany and Ukraine – delivered speeches. Andrian Candu, Speaker of Parliament, in his welcome speech congratulated the citizens of the Republic of Moldova on the occasion of the Constitution Day ]]> 28.07.2017 16:02 Ruling Out the Special Pension of the Judges – Contrary to Constitutional Provisions on Their Independence <![CDATA[Ruling Out the Special Pension of the Judges – Contrary to Constitutional Provisions on Their Independence // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1069&t=/Media/News/Ruling-Out-the-Special-Pension-of-the-Judges-Contrary-to-Constitutional-Provisions-on-Their-Independence/ La 27 iulie 2017, Curtea Constituţională a pronunțat hotărârea privind controlul constituționalității Art. II din Legea nr.290 din 16 decembrie 2016 pentru modificarea și completarea unor acte legislative (Sesizarea nr. 75a/2017). Circumstanţele cauzei La originea cauzei se află sesizarea pentru controlul constituționalității Art. ]]> 27.07.2017 17:00 Follow-up Round table to the Information/Study visits <![CDATA[Follow-up Round table to the Information/Study visits // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1067&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Follow-up-Round-table-to-the-InformationStudy-visits/ ]]> 27.07.2017 13:40 The Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova on Holding a Consultative Republican Referendum – Unconstitutional <![CDATA[The Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova on Holding a Consultative Republican Referendum – Unconstitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1066&t=/Media/News/The-Decree-of-the-President-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-on-Holding-a-Consultative-Republican-Referendum-Unconstitutional/ ]]> 27.07.2017 13:10 Crisis management solutions <![CDATA[Crisis management solutions // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1064&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Crisis-management-solutions/ 26.07.2017 15:04 Newsletter of the EU funded Project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova”, 3rd issue <![CDATA[Newsletter of the EU funded Project “Support to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova”, 3rd issue // NEWSLETTERS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=146&id=1061&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWSLETTERS/Newsletter-of-the-EU-funded-Project-Support-to-the-Constitutional-Court-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-3rd-issue/ 19.07.2017 14:20 Buletin informativ al Proiectului finantat de UE “Suport pentru Curtea Constitutionala a Republicii Moldova”, editia 3. <![CDATA[Buletin informativ al Proiectului finantat de UE “Suport pentru Curtea Constitutionala a Republicii Moldova”, editia 3. // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1060&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/Buletin-informativ-al-Proiectului-finantat-de-UE-Suport-pentru-Curtea-Constitutionala-a-Republicii-Moldova-editia-3/ 14.07.2017 15:54 The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1059&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-was-unanimously-elected-to-hold-presidency-of-the-Conference-of-European-Constitutional-Courts-for-the-period-2020-2023/ The delegation of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova (CCM) participated at the XVIIth Congress of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts (CECC) held in Batumi, Georgia, on 29-30 June 2017. The Constitutional Court of Moldova was represented by Mr Tudor Panţîru, President of CCM, Aurel Băieşu, Judge, and Rodica Secrieru, Chief Assistant-Judge. The Congress took place under the generic “Role of the Constitutional Courts in Upholding and Applying the Constitutional Principles”. The Congress reunited presidents and judges ]]> 14.07.2017 15:48 The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 <![CDATA[The Constitutional Court of Moldova was unanimously elected to hold presidency of the Conference of European Constitutional Courts for the period 2020-2023 // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1057&t=/Media/News/The-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova-was-unanimously-elected-to-hold-presidency-of-the-Conference-of-European-Constitutional-Courts-for-the-period-2020-2023/ ]]> 30.06.2017 17:13 Criminalising the Breach of Rights and Interests of an Individual by Excess of Power – Constitutional <![CDATA[Criminalising the Breach of Rights and Interests of an Individual by Excess of Power – Constitutional // News]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=7&id=1055&t=/Media/News/Criminalising-the-Breach-of-Rights-and-Interests-of-an-Individual-by-Excess-of-Power-Constitutional/ The Court declared unconstitutional the phrase “to public interests or” of para. 1 of Article 328 of the Criminal Code of Moldova]]> 27.06.2017 16:07 The First Summer School Under the Auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova <![CDATA[The First Summer School Under the Auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova // NEWS]]> http://www.constcourt.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=136&id=1053&t=/SUPPORT-TO-THE-CONSTITUTIONAL-COURT-OF-THE-REPUBLIC-OF-MOLDOVA/NEWS/The-First-Summer-School-Under-the-Auspices-of-the-Constitutional-Court-of-Moldova/ From 20 to 22 June 2017, for the first time in Moldova, under the auspices of the Constitutional Court of Moldova (CCM) a Summer School for law students from all over the country is organised. The Summer School takes place in Vadul lui Vodă town, with the topic “Constitutional jurisdiction – effective remedy for human rights protection.” Among the experts training the participating future lawyers are invited: Alexandru Tănase – President of CCM in 2011-2017 and current members of CCM, the President and ]]> 23.06.2017 11:17