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Supreme Court to review Constitutional Amendments

Aug 31, 2010 5:56:44 AM - itnnews.lk

A five member panel of judges will review the legality of the constitutional amendments today.

The Cabinet has already approved the amendments which will be tabled in Parliament next week as an urgent Bill. The President enjoys the right to refer such amendments to the Chief Justice to seek a determination.

On such an occasion the judges of the Supreme Court have to meet and inform their decision to the President and the Speaker within 24 hours. The Government Information Department quoting the Registrar of the Supreme Court said a five member panel of judges will meet today.