President Klaus Iohannis has referred on Friday to the Constitutional Court a notification of unconstitutionality of the law amending and completing Law no. 286/2009 regarding the Criminal Code and of Law no. 78/2000 on the prevention, finding and sanctioning the corruption offenses, the Presidency announces.
The head of state argues that the fundamental law has been violated by the amendments in Parliament, whereas the principle of bicameralism has been infringed.
Both laws were sent by Parliament to the President of Romania in view of promulgation on May 2, 2019.