Judicial Review in Federal System held in Nay Pyi Taw


September 26

      The Constitutional Tribunal of the Union and International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) conducted “Interpretation of a Constitution and Statutes: Judicial Review in Federal System” at Park Royal Hotel, Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.

     The discussion aims to support Constitutional Tribunal of the Union conducting research and to increaseawareness and knowledge on constitutional law.

     In the opening ceremony of the discussion, U Kyaw Hsan, member of the Constitutional Tribunal of the Union, gave an opening speech and Ms. Annamari Salonen, Programme Manager of International IDEA spoke words of greeting.

     Later in the first day discussion programme, Professor Cheryl Saunders discussed under the title of “Potential Issues for Judicial Review in Federal Systems”.

     Members of Constitutional Tribunal of the Union, acting director-general, deputy director-general, personnel from the Board of Tribunal research group and responsible personnel from IDEA attended the discussion and it will continue until 27 September. — Myanmar News Agency