YEREVAN. – The meeting between the MPs of the majority My Step faction in the National Assembly (NA) and Vahram Avetisyan, the Constitutional Court (CC) judge candidate nominated by the government of Armenia, is taking place Thursday at the headquarters of the ruling Civil Contract Party.
To note, after the constitutional amendments, there will be three vacancies for judges in the Constitutional Court, for which the government, the President, and the General Assembly of Judges shall nominate candidates—and in order. And the NA shall elect these judges.
At present, solely the government has nominated a candidate.
Once the Constitutional Court is complemented with three new judges, all the judges of this court shall elect from among themselves the president Constitutional Court.