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The provision according to which the periods completed under employment contracts after 1 January 1995 are not regarded as periods of service taken into account for the purpose of granting a state pension ruled not in conflict with the Constitution

25-01-2017

By its ruling adopted today, the Constitutional Court has recognised that the impugned provision of the Law on the State Pensions of Officials and Servicemen is not in conflict with the Constitution, insofar as it provides that the periods of employment completed after 1 January 1995 under employment contracts in professional fire protection units are not regarded as periods of service to be taken into account for the purpose of granting a state pension of officials and servicemen.

The legal regulation imposing a limitation on the total amount of additional pay and (or) extra pay received by state servants complies with the Constitution

27-10-2016

The provision of the Statute of the Seimas according to which remuneration may not be reduced by more than one third for a member of the Seimas who continuously fails to attend work at the Seimas ruled to be in conflict with the Constitution

05-10-2016

The provision of the Civil Code limiting the possibility of the owners of flats and other premises in blocks of flats to choose the administrator of common-use objects ruled not in conflict with the Constitution

05-10-2016

The provision of the Rules of Procedure of the Government concerning the addition of issues not agreed beforehand to the agenda of a sitting of the Government declared to be in conflict with the Constitution and the law

08-07-2016

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Dainius Žalimas: Ukrainian experience can be useful to us

15-02-2017

On 13–14 February, while on his visit to Kiev (Ukraine), President of the Constitutional Court Dainius Žalimas took part in an event organised to present a joint project “Support to Ukraine’s Constitutional Court Direct Complaint Process: Increasing Judicial Transparency and Accessibility” of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and the Constitutional Court of Ukraine.

Dainius Žalimas: strengthening the institution of the Ombudsman is necessary for building independent European Ukraine

07-02-2017

On 3 February, in Kiev, President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania Dainius Žalimas took part in an event held on the occasion of the launch of the EU Twinning Project “Implementation of the best European practices with the aim of strengthening the institutional capacity of the Apparatus of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights to protect human rights and freedoms”. The President of the Constitutional Court expressed support for this project and underlined that the aim of this project is the common goal of Lithuania and Ukraine as well as the institutions of both states to ensure the protection of fundamental human rights and freedoms, thereby strengthening independent European Ukraine.

A message by the President of the Venice Commission to the participants of the 4th Congress of the World Conference on Constitutional Justice

23-01-2017

The Constitutional Court presents a video message by Mr Gianni Buquicchio, President of the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission), in which the President of the Venice Commission addresses the participants of the upcoming 4th Congress of the World Conference on Constitutional Justice (WCCJ). With the accession of the Constitutional Council of Djibouti this week, the WCCJ now counts 104 members.

The Constitutional Court is hosting a conference on regional challenges in the implementation of the European Convention on Human Rights

09-12-2016

The President of the Constitutional Court: “Building an independent and democratic state that respects innate human rights is a historical and cultural constitutional tradition of Lithuania”

28-10-2016

 

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