Today, 3 November, the session of the First Board of Judges of the First Senate on initiating constitutional proceedings in the cases upon the constitution petition and the constitutional complaint was held.
In particular, the Ruling of the Board of Judges was adopted on initiating the constitutional proceedings in the case upon the constitutional petition of the Supreme Court on conformity of paragraph thirteen of clause 23-1 of Section ІІІ „Final and Transitional Provisions“ of the Law of Ukraine “On the High Council of Justice“ of 21 December 2016 No. 1798-VIII, paragraphs one, six, eleven of clause 4 of Section II “Final and Transitional Provisions“ of the Law of Ukraine “On Amending Some Legislative Acts of Ukraine on the Procedure of Election (Appointment) to the offices of the members of the High Council of Judges and the Activities of Disciplinary Inspectors of the High Council of Judges“ of 14 July 2021 No. 1635-ІХ to the Constitution of Ukraine.
The issues related to the constitutional proceedings in this case will be considered at a session of the Grand Chamber.
In the case upon the constitutional complaint of Tetiana Hrafova on conformity of the provision of Article 4.3 of the Law of Ukraine “On Political Parties in Ukraine“ to the Constitution of Ukraine a Ruling of the Board of Judges on refusal to initiate constitutional proceedings in the case was adopted.