The Disciplinary Court

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The Authority of the Disciplinary Court

Pursuant to the Section 481 of the law “On Judicial Power”, the Disciplinary Court had been established in the Supreme Court in 2010.

Composition and procedure of work of the Disciplinary Court is set out in the Judicial Disciplinary Liability Law.

The Disciplinary Court has been convened:

  • To evaluate rule of law of decisions of the Judicial Disciplinary Committee appealed;
  • To verify rule of law of negative statements given by the Judicial Qualification Committee within assessment of professional activity of judges;
  • To review the appealed decision of the Council for the Judiciary on establishing, amending or terminating legal relations;
  • To evaluate rule of law of appealed decisions of the Prosecutor General on application of disciplinary sanctions (Section 45 of the Office of the Prosecutor Law).

Appealed statements of Judicial Qualification Panel, decisions of the Council for the Judiciary and decisions of the Prosecutor General shall be heard by the Disciplinary Court in accordance with the procedure established by the Judicial Disciplinary Liability Law.

Work of the Disciplinary Court is ensured by the Administration of the Supreme Court.