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1 Strasbourg, 23 April 2007 CDL-JU(2007)007 Or. Engl. EUROPEAN COMMISSION FOR DEMOCRACY THROUGH LAW (VENICE COMMISSION) WEB-SITES OF CONSTITUTIONAL COURTS AND EQUIVALENT BODIES Please check the accuracy of the data contained in this list. Updates will be available at This document will not be distributed at the meeting. Please bring this copy. Ce document ne sera pas distribué en réunion. Prière de vous munir de cet exemplaire.

2 CDL-JU(2007) Albania (English, Albanian: introduction, basic texts, description, composition, decisions) Argentina of Justice of the Nation (Spanish: members, decisions) Armenia (English, Russian, Armenian: basic texts, members, selection of decisions, electronic library, conferences, legal resources.) Austria (German: description, press releases, decisions, members) Azerbaijan (Azerbaijani, English, Russian: basic texts, description, decisions, members) Belarus (Russian, English: basic texts, description, members, decisions) Belgium Court of Arbitration (Dutch, French, German: basic texts, description, decisions, members; English: description.) Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, English: basic texts, description, members, decisions) Bulgaria (English, French, German, Bulgarian: basic texts, description, decisions) Canada (English, French: description, press releases, decisions, basic texts - Act, library catalogue) Chile (Spanish: introduction, decription, decisions)

3 - 3 - CDL-JU(2007)007 Croatia (Croatian, English: basic texts, members) Czech Republic (Czech, English: description, members, basic texts, decisions - selection in English) Denmark (Danish: general information on the Danish judicial system comprising description of the ) Estonia (Estonian, English, Russian: description, decisions - selection in English, members) Finland / Supreme Administrative Court (Finnish, Swedish, English, French: Introduction and Annual Report) France Constitutional Council (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish: description, members; French: decisions) Germany Federal (German: description, press releases, decisions, members, library) Hungary (Hungarian, German, English: description, members, decisions) Iceland (Icelandic; Description of Court in English) Ireland (English: description, members) Israel (Mostly in Hebrew; English: description.) Italy (Italian: decisions ( ), basic texts)

4 CDL-JU(2007) Japan (Japanese, English: overview of judicial system, members, decisions) Kazakstan Constitutional Council Korea, Republic (English, Korean: description, basic texts, decisions, members) Latvia (Latvian, English: introduction, members, basic texts, decisions) Liechtenstein (German, English: description, composition, basic texts, bibliography) Lithuania (Lithuanian, English: description, decisions, basic texts) Mexico (Spanish: introduction, description, composition, decisions) Moldova (English, French, Romanian, Russian: description, members, basic texts; Romanian, Russian: decisions) Netherlands (Dutch: description, decisions) Norway (English: description, history, members, summaries of decisions; Norwegian: description, history, members, basic texts, decisions) aspx Philippines (English: description, basic texts, composition, decisions) Poland Constitutional Tribunal (Polish, English: description, members, decisions, basic texts, links to other related sites)

5 - 5 - CDL-JU(2007)007 Portugal (Portuguese: description, members, decisions, basic texts) Romania (English, French, Romanian: basic texts, description, members) Russian Federation (Russian: description, members, decisions, basic texts; English, French, German: decisions, basic texts) Slovakia (Slovak, English: description, members, decisions) Slovenia (Slovenian, English: description, decisions, members) South Africa (special co-operation status) (English: description, members, decisions, basic texts) Spain (Spanish: description, members, decisions, basic texts) Switzerland Federal Court (French, German, Italian: description, members, decisions and court administration) The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (Macedonian, English: Extracts of basic texts, description, members) Turkey (Turkish, English: Basic texts, description; French, German: description) Ukraine (Ukrainian) United Kingdom House of Lords/Privy Council (English: description, members, decisions)

6 CDL-JU(2007) United States of America (English: Decisions (historic - present day)) Council of Europe European Court of Human Rights (English, French: decisions, members, basic texts - ECHR, statistics, press releases) European Union Court of Justice of the European Communities / Cou (All 11 languages: introduction, press releases, decisions) Organisation of American States Inter-American Court of Human Rights (English, French, Spanish, Portuguese: introduction, description, composition, decisions)

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