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 Wednesday, July 8 2020 19:20
Ani Mshetsyan

"My step": There can be no question of any reduction in the powers of  the president

"My step": There can be no question of any reduction in the powers of  the president

ArmInfo. Lilit Makunts reported that  at a meeting with lawmakers from the "My Step" faction, Armenian  President Armen Sarkissian proposed giving him the right to appoint 3  out of 9 judges of the Constitutional Court.  In an interview with  reporters, the head of the "My Step" faction stated that the Ministry  of Justice has recently formed a working group that is developing a  draft amendment to the Constitution.

"This proposal of the president should be discussed on this plane,  with the participation of representatives of the president's  apparatus, legislative, judicial and executive authorities," the  lawmaker emphasized.  According to Lilit Makunts, there is no  question of reducing the powers of the President of Armenia.

It should be noted that at a meeting with members of the expert  commission on constitutional reforms, Armenian President Armen  Sarkissian expressed a desire to be given the opportunity to directly  appoint three judges of the Constitutional Court. 

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