19

June

2015

Constitutional Court Issued Positive Opinion Concerning the Draft Law “On Amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine (Concerning Immunity of Parliament Members and Judges)”

The draft law envisions:

  • repealing parliamentary immunity (only indemnity is preserved);
  • transferring the authority to lift a judge’s immunity to the High Council of Justice;
  • modifying judicial immunity from a general to a functional one.
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