Today, the inquiry of the President of Azerbaijan Republic on the determination of compliance of the dissolution of Azerbaijani Parliament with the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic has been considered at the plenary session of the Constitution Court, ONA reports.
The plenary session of the Constitution Court has adopted a decision confirming the compliance of the dissolution of Azerbaijani Parliament with the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic.
***12:26 Meeting of Plenum of Constitutional Court has started, ONA reports.
Request of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to the Constitutional Court in connection with the constitutionality of the issue of dissolution the parliament, on the basis of decision of the Milli Majlis dated December 2, 2019 “On the appeal to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on appointment of early elections to the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan” is reviewed in the meeting.
The meeting is attended by judge-rapporteur Rafael Guluzade, secretary of the meeting Farid Aliyev, representative of the submitting party, department of legislation and legal policy of the Presidential Administration Gunduz Karimov, representatives of the responding party are deputies of the Milli Majlis, chairman of the Parliament Committee on Legal Policy and State Building Ali Huseyinli, Safa Mirzoev, head of the Milli Majlis’s Office, expert, associate professor of the Department of Law, BSU, Doctor of Philosophy Nasib Shukurov.
Today, a plenary meeting of the Constitution Court will be held, ONA reports.
At the Plenary meeting, the President’s request on compliance of Azerbaijani Parliament dissolution with the Constitution will be considered.
Note that on December 2, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan sent a request to the Constitutional Court regarding the constitutionality of the issue of the dissolution of parliament, as stated in the request of the Milli Majlis “On the appointment of early elections to the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan”. The request reads that the Parliament of Azerbaijan Republic has adopted by a majority vote of MPs the Decision “On making an appeal to President of Azerbaijan Republic about calling of the early election to the Parliament of Azerbaijan Republic”. By the mentioned Decision, the President of Azerbaijan Republic is asked to dissolve the Azerbaijani Parliament and to call early election based on clause 981 of the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic.