Attribution and Procedures

Right to submit an application

According to Constitutional Court Law the right to submit an application regarding initiation of a case regarding compliance of laws or international agreements signed or entered into by Latvia with the Constitution (also until the confirmation of the relevant agreement in the Saeima), compliance of other regulatory enactments or parts thereof with the norms (acts) …

Procedure

Procedure in the Constitutional Court The Constitutional Court is an independent body of the judiciary which, within the jurisdiction specified in the Satversme of the Republic of Latvia (hereinafter – the Constitution) and in the law, considers matters concerning the compliance of laws and other regulations with the Constitution, as well as other matters placed …

Competence

Acording to the Section 16 of the Constitutional Court Law the Constitutional Court shall adjudicate matters regarding: 1) conformity of laws with the Constitution; 2) conformity of international agreements signed or entered into by Latvia (also until the confirmation of the relevant agreements in the Saeima) with the Constitution; 3) conformity of other laws and …