<![CDATA[Constitutional Court of the Republic of Moldova]]> http://www.constcourt.md/ 25.02.2018 en http://www.constcourt.md/ Copyright (c) 2018 http://www.constcourt.md/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 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/ ]]> 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 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 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 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