The Association of Constitutional Court Judges
The Association of Constitutional Court Judges represents an organisational form of judicial self-government established in accordance with the Constitution of Ukraine, the Law of Ukraine “On Public Associations”, and other normative legal acts concerning the formation and activity of public organisations.
The purpose of the Association is to participate in the public life of the state, assist public authorities and local governments in exercising their powers in the field of law-making and law enforcement, as well as to assist retired judges of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine, acting judges of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine as citizens of Ukraine in exercising and protection of their constitutional rights and freedoms, as well as the rights and freedoms and legitimate interests provided by the legislation of Ukraine, other normative legal acts.
The Association operates on the basis of the Regulations on the NGO "Association of Constitutional Court of Ukraine Judges" in the new wording, approved by the general assembly of the organisation on October 12, 2016 and registered in the Main Territorial Department of Justice in Kyiv on November 22, 2016.
The NGO consists of 27 members from among acting and retired judges of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine.
Retired Judge of the European Court of Human Rights Volodymyr Butkevych and Rector of the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University Vasyl Tatsyi are the honorary members of the Assembly.
The Assembly is chaired by the retired judge of the Constitutional Court of Ukraine Ivan Dombrovskyi and his Deputy – retired judge Serhii Vdovichenko.