CoE logo
Venice Logo

HUNGARY – Exchange of letters with the Minister of Justice

30/04/2019

Budapest / Strasbourg - In an exchange of letters with President Buquicchio the Minister of Justice of Hungary, Mr Laszlo Trocsanyi, stated that according to his interpretation of the law, the procedural guarantees provided by the Act on Administrative Courts for the procedure of appointing judges, in particular the possibility for judicial review of the decisions of the Minister, were applicable also during the transitional period.

This interpretation provided also on the web-site of the Ministry, if it were followed by the courts, would remove concerns about insufficient guarantees during the transitional period expressed by President Buquicchio in an earlier letter.

5th Congress of the World Conference on Constitutional Justice on "Constitutional Justice and Peace"
(Bali, 4-7 October 2022)

 

SHAPING JUDICIAL COUNCILS
TO MEET CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES

 

 

International Round Table 
-

Rome, 21-22 March 2022

 


Watch our anniversary video:

Follow the Venice Commission on @VeniceComm !

 



© Council of Europe 2007-2022