GERB have filed a lawsuit over texts of the Electoral Code, leader of the GERB-SDS parliamentary group, Desislava Atanasova, said at a briefing in parliament. Without a public discussion, the adopted Electoral Code threatens the right of..
The Constitutional Court has ruled that the legal provisions allowing political parties to receive unrestricted donations from natural and legal persons are unconstitutional. The amendment was made through the transitional and final provisions..
Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court has annulled the amendment to the Obligations and Contracts Act (article 112), by which the previous National Assembly enforced a ten-year limitation period for obligations of natural persons. 10 magistrates voted in..
The Supreme Judicial Council opened and immediately stopped the procedure for electing a special prosecutor to investigate the chief prosecutor and his deputies, reporter Silvia Velikova informed. The reason for this decision is that..
Bulgaria's Constitutional Court has opened a case at the request of the Bulgarian Socialist Party . The opposition party considers unconstitutional the decision that MPs placed in isolation because of Covid-19 should be allowed to participate in..
Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev referred the decision of this country’s National Assembly to establish an interim Parliamentary committee to consider the new Constitution draft to the Constitutional Court. A Grand National Assembly is the..
Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev vetoed a provision in the bill of amendments to the Judiciary Act. The press secretariat of Bulgaria’s head of state notes that for the second time this year the MPs have amended the relevant provision to the Judiciary..
330 newly registered Covid-19 cases in Bulgaria, or 5.34% out of 6,183 PCR tests performed 330 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 6,183 PCR tests performed. 5.34% of all PCR tests performed in..
The Constitutional Court has rejected President Rumen Radev’s request to find the amendments to the Health Act connected with the emergency epidemic situation unconstitutional, the Constitutional Court writes on its website. The emergency..
Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court declared unconstitutional parts of the Social Services Act. Three articles giving broad rights to social service providers by NGOs to visit serviced persons and receive personal information about them have been..