Weekly analytics for 23 March – 5 April 2021

The Centre of Policy and Legal Reform has prepared its weekly expert analysis of the most important processes in Ukraine in areas of constitutionalism, political parties and elections, governance and public administration reform, judiciary, combatting corruption, criminal justice, etc.

The Venice Commission positively assessed the initiative of the people’s deputies on the constitutional procedure


On March 22, the European Commission for Democracy through Law (Venice Commission) published an Opinion CDL-AD(2021)006-e regarding the draft law on the constitutional procedure (reg. No. 4533) and the alternative draft law on proceedings and enforcement of decisions of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine (reg. No. 4533-1), approved at the 126th plenary meeting of the Commission (19-20 March 2021, online).

CPLR assessment

In general, the Commission welcomed the numerous proposals to improve the constitutional process, which aim to make the CCU’s activities more open (transparent) and clear to the public.

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