President of Albania takes the bill on the Supreme Council of Justice to the Constitutional Court

President of Albania takes the bill on the Supreme Council of Justice to the Constitutional Court

Tirana, September 22, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency

President of Albania, Bujar Nishani has addressed to the Constitutional Court in order to demand the abrogation of article 7 of the bill “On several amendments of law no. 8811, dating 17.5.2011, for the organization and functioning of the Supreme Council of Justice”.

According to the president, this article is irreconcilable with the Constitution. With this request, president Nishani demands the abrogation of the provisions of this law, until the Constitutional Court takes a final decision.

He demands from this Court to ask the Venice Commission for a more specialized opinion in relation to the law in question. /ibna/