ArmInfo.On September 17, 2019, President of the Constitutional Court Hrayr Tovmasyan received the members of the expert group of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission), who are in Armenia at the invitation of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia.
According to the press service of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia, during the meeting the parties touched the processes in judicial system reforms and the fight against corruption. Parties emphasized the importance of applying international assistance mechanisms to implement these reforms.
To recall, the "My Step" parliamentary faction decided to begin the process of terminating the powers of President of the Constitutional Court (CC) Hrayr Tovmasyan. Speaking at the sitting of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia, the Speaker of the Parliament Ararat Mirzoyan stated that the National Assembly of Armenia, within the framework of its powers, should express its position on the situation around the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Armenia.