Seminars and Conferences

30 June, 2013

3rd Black Sea Regional Conference ''Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Reviewing Constitutionality of the Constitutional Norms''

 

 On 29-30 June 2013 the Constitutional Court of Georgia held the third Black Sea Regional Conference  Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Reviewing Constitutionality of the Constitutional Norms

The key issues of the conference included the following:     

         Assessment of the constitutional norm with respect to the fundamental principles of the constitution.

         Hierarchy among the constitutional norms

         Problems of collision  of  constitutional norms.

         Existence  of so-called “permanent norms” in the Constitution

         Formal/Preventive  Review

The event brought together the presidents and justices of the Constitutional Courts and relevant institutions of the Black Sea region, Eastern European countries as well as distinguished scholars from the Venice Commission.

 The event was held  in cooperation with the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ)  and  Venice Commission of the Council of Europe.