Plenum of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan, chaired by Farhad Abdullayev, held a regular session.
At the court session was examined the constitutional case based on the application of the Shirvan Court of Appeal on interpretation of Article 272.3 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Republic of Azerbaijan in connection with Articles 27.1, 152 and 153 of that Code.
Having heard the report of Judge S.Salmanova, studied and discussed report of interested party – Shirvan Court of Appeal and Staff of the Milli Majlis (Parliament); conclusions of specialists – the Supreme Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Bar Association of the Republic of Azerbaijan, opinion of expert – professor of the Department of Constitutional Law of the Faculty of Law of Baku State University, doctor of law S.Aliyev, the Plenum of Constitutional Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan adopted decision.
The decision states that in accordance with the legal essence of Article 27.1 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Republic of Azerbaijan, which regulates the bases of application of special rights, the imposition of administrative punishment in the form of restriction of the right to hunt to a person who is guilty of a gross violation of the hunting rules provided for in Article 272.3 of the Code of Administrative Offenses of the Republic of Azerbaijan, is possible only if that person has such a special right (the right to hunt).
The decision comes
into force from the date of its publication, is final, and may not be
cancelled, changed or officially interpreted by any institution or official.