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On the restoration of the validity of a legal act

 

PRESIDENT OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT
OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA

ANNOUNCEMENT

ON RESTORING THE VALIDITY OF ITEMS 3 AND 14 OF THE METHODS OF ESTABLISHING THE NEEDS OF FUNDS FROM THE STATE BUDGET OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA AND ASSIGNING THEM TO INSTITUTIONS OF SCIENCE AND STUDIES (WORDING OF 5 OCTOBER 2006) AS APPROVED BY THE RESOLUTION OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA (NO. 1272) “ON APPROVING THE METHODS OF ESTABLISHING THE NEEDS OF FUNDS FROM THE STATE BUDGET OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA AND ASSIGNING THEM TO INSTITUTIONS OF SCIENCE AND STUDIES” OF 11 OCTOBER 2004 (WORDING OF 5 OCTOBER 2006)

20 March 2008
Vilnius

 

The 25 October 2007 official gazette “Valstybės žinios” officially published the announcement of the President of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania that until the publication of a ruling of the Constitutional Court subsequent to the petition set forth in the Decree of the President of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1K-1138) “On Applying to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania” of 22 October 2007, requesting an investigation into whether Items 3 and 14 of the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds from the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies as approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1272) “On Approving the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds from the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies” of 11 October 2004 (wording of 5 October 2006) with Paragraph 3 of Article 40 and Paragraph 3 of Article 41 of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania, the validity of Items 3 and 14 of the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds from the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies (wording of 5 October 2006) as approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1272) of “On Approving the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds from the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies” 11 October 2004 (wording of 5 October 2006) shall be suspended.

On 20 March 2008, the Constitutional Court passed the Ruling “On the Compliance of Paragraph 4 (wording of 22 April 2003), Paragraph 5 (wording of 30 June 2005) of Article 47 (wording of 18 July 2006), Article 57 (wording of 18 July 2006), Paragraph 3 (wording of 22 April 2003), Paragraph 4 (wording of 30 June 2005) of Article 58 (wording of 30 June 2005), Paragraph 1 (wording of 22 April 2003) of Article 60, and Paragraph 1 (wording of 22 April 2003) of Article 61 of the Republic of Lithuania’s Law on Higher Education with the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania, as well as on the Dismissing of the Part of the Case Subsequent to the Petition of the President of the Republic of Lithuania, the Petitioner, which was Set Forth in His Decree (No. 1K-1138) ‘On Applying to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania’ of 22 October 2007, Requesting an Investigation into Whether Items 3 and 14 of the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds From the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies as Approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1272) ‘On Approving the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds From the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies’ of 11 October 2004 (wording of 5 October 2006) are Not in Conflict with Paragraph 3 of Article 40 and Paragraph 3 of Article 41 of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania” whereby it, inter alia, dismissed the part of the case regarding the petition of the President of the Republic of Lithuania, a petitioner, which was set forth in his Decree (No. 1K-1138) “On Applying to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania” of 22 October 2007, requesting an investigation into whether Items 3 and 14 of the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds from the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies (wording of 5 October 2006; Official Gazette Valstybės žinios, 2006, No. 108-4114) as approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1272) “On Approving the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds from the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies” of 11 October 2004 (wording of 5 October 2006) are not in conflict with Paragraph 3 of Article 40 and Paragraph 3 of Article 41 of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania.

Conforming to Paragraph 3 of Article 26 of the Law on the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania,

I hereby announce that from the day of the official publication of the Constitutional Court’s Ruling “On the Compliance of Paragraph 4 (wording of 22 April 2003), Paragraph 5 (wording of 30 June 2005) of Article 47 (wording of 18 July 2006), Article 57 (wording of 18 July 2006), Paragraph 3 (wording of 22 April 2003), Paragraph 4 (wording of 30 June 2005) of Article 58 (wording of 30 June 2005), Paragraph 1 (wording of 22 April 2003) of Article 60, and Paragraph 1 (wording of 22 April 2003) of Article 61 of the Republic of Lithuania’s Law on Higher Education with the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania, as well as on the Dismissing of the Part of the Case Subsequent to the Petition of the President of the Republic of Lithuania, the Petitioner, which was Set Forth in His Decree (No. 1K-1138) ‘On Applying to the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Lithuania’ of 22 October 2007, Requesting an Investigation into Whether Items 3 and 14 of the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds From the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies as Approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1272) ‘On Approving the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds From the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies’ of 11 October 2004 (wording of 5 October 2006) are Not in Conflict with Paragraph 3 of Article 40 and Paragraph 3 of Article 41 of the Constitution of the Republic of Lithuania” of 20 March 2008, the validity of Items 3 and 14 of the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds From the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies (wording of 5 October 2006) as approved by the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania (No. 1272) “On Approving the Methods of Establishing the Needs of Funds From the State Budget of the Republic of Lithuania and Assigning Them to Institutions of Science and Studies” of 11 October 2004 (wording of 5 October 2006) shall be restored.

 

President Egidijus Kūris