ABOUT THE COURT

 

 The Constitutional Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan is a permanent body of the judiciary to review cases on constitutionality of the acts of legislative and executive powers.

Constitutional Court:

determines the compliance of the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan and resolutions of the chambers of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan, decrees, resolutions and orders of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan, resolutions of the government, decisions of the local state authorities, and interstate contractual and other obligations of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

determines the compliance of the constitutional laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan on ratification of international treaties of the Republic of Uzbekistan with the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan  ‒ before they are signed by the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

gives an opinion on the compliance of the Constitution of the Republic of Karakalpakstan with the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the laws of the Republic of Karakalpakstan ‒ with the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

gives interpretation of the norms of the Constitution and laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

considers the appeal of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Uzbekistan initiated by the courts on the compliance of the normative-legal acts subject to application in a particular case with the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

annually presents to the chambers of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan and to the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan the information on the state of constitutional legality in the country on the results of generalization of constitutional legal proceedings;

exercises other powers conferred by the Constitution and the laws of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

The Constitutional Court, while exercising constitutional proceedings, refrains from establishing and investigating factual circumstances in all cases when this falls within the competence of other courts or other bodies.

 The decisions of the Constitutional Court enter into force from the moment of publication. They are final and not subject to appeal.