The Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic (hereinafter Constitutional Court) was established by Constitution of the Slovak Republic No. 460/1992. Collection of laws as an independent judicial body in order to protect constitutionality. The powers are regulated by Articles 124 to 140 of the Constitution of the Slovak Republic, details on organisation of the Constitutional Court, on the proceedings before the Court and on the status of its Judges are stipulated in law No. 38/1993 Coll. as amended.
Pursuant to § 79 of law No. 38/1993 Coll., the Plenary Session of
the Constitutional Court has approved the Procedure and standing order of the
Constitutional Court No. 114/1993 Coll. as amended, defining the internal conditions of
the Constitutional Court during the decision-making, the status of the Plenary session,
Senates, Judges, Judges-Rapporteurs, Legal Advisors and other persons taking part in
activities of the Constitutional Court, as well as disciplinary proceedings against the
judges (the wording of this law has not been published on the internet web site of the
Constitutional Court yet. It is possible to consult the printed version at the
information office in the building of the Constitutional Court).
The tasks connected with the organisational, personal, administrative and technical
aspects of the activity of the Constitutional Court are carried out by the Chancellery of
the Constitutional Court. Details on the organisation and activity of the Chancellery of
the Constitutional Court and on the status of its staff are set out in the Organisation
schedule, approved by the Plenary Session of the Constitutional Court.
The Constitutional Court manages its finances from the state budget as an independent budget category in accordance with law No. 523/2004 Coll. on budgetary rules as amended.
The Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic