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Department of relations with the European Court of Human Rights

Head of Department of relations with the European Court of Human Rights Armen Galstyan

Department for Relations with the European Court of Human Rights

The Department has been established to ensure the activities of the Authorised Representative of the Government of the Republic of Armenia before the European Court of Human Rights in relation to preparation of the position of the Government of the Republic of Armenia concerning the applications lodged within the framework of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms and Accompanying Protocols, presentation and defence thereof at the European court.

The Department has two subdivisions: Division for Criminal and Administrative Cases and Division for Civil and Economic Cases.

 

The scope of activity and the functions of the Department 

The Department represents the interests of the Government of the Republic of Armenia before the European Court, it prepares the draft official position of the Government of the Republic of Armenia on the applications received and submits it to the Authorised Representative of the Government of the Republic of Armenia, as well as conducts negotiations with the applicants and the state authorised bodies (parties) for a friendly settlement through a settlement agreement.

-       The Department carries out the translation of the decisions and judgements of the European Court regarding the Republic of Armenia and publishes them on the official website of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Armenia in the manner prescribed.

-       Based on the decisions of the European Court the Department submits a recommendation for making amendments to the laws of the Republic of Armenia or adopting new laws and for improving the application of laws or the practice of the state bodies.

-       The Department prepares and submits an Action Plan or a Report to the Committee of the Ministers of the Council of Europe with the view to ensure the execution of any judgement rendered by the European Court on the Republic of Armenia.

 

STATUTE
OF THE DEPARTMENT FOR RELATIONS WITH THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE MINISTRY OF JUSTICE

STATUTE OF THE DEPARTMENT FOR RELATIONS WITH THE EUROPEAN COURT OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF THE MINISTRY OF JUSTICE

 

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