Document from CIS Legislation database © 2003-2024 SojuzPravoInform LLC

RESOLUTION OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

On behalf of the Russian Federation

of December 5, 2012 No. 30-P

On the case of check of constitutionality of provisions of Item 5 of article 16 of the Federal law "About Liberty of Conscience and about Religious Associations" and Item 5 of article 19 of the Law of the Republic of Tatarstan "About liberty of conscience and about religious associations" in connection with the claim of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation

Constitutional court of the Russian Federation as a part of the Chairman V. D. Zorkin, K. V. Aranovsky's judges, A. I. Boytsova, N. S. Bondar, G. A. Gadzhiyev, Yu. M. Danilov, L. M. Zharkova, G. A. Zhilin, S. M. Kazantsev, M. I. Kleandrov, S. D. Knyazev, A. N. Kokotov, L. O. Krasavchikova, S. P. Mavrin, N. V. Melnikov, Yu. D. Rudkin, N. V. Seleznyov, O. S. Hokhryakova, V. G. Yaroslavtsev,

being guided by Article 125 (part 4) Constitutions of the Russian Federation, Item 3 parts one, parts three and the fourth Article 3, Article part one 21, Articles 36, 47.1, 74, 86, 96, 97 and 99 Federal constitutional Laws "About the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation",

considered in meeting without carrying out hearing case on check of constitutionality of provisions of Item 5 of article 16 of the Federal law "About Liberty of Conscience and about Religious Associations" and Item 5 of article 19 of the Law of the Republic of Tatarstan "About liberty of conscience and about religious associations".

Reason for consideration of the case was the claim of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation. The basis to consideration of the case was the found uncertainty in question of whether there correspond the Constitutions of the Russian Federation challenged in the claim of legislative provision.

Having heard the message of the judge-speaker S. M. Kazantsev, having researched the submitted documents and other materials, the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation

established:

1. According to Item 5 of article 16 of the Federal Law of September 26, 1997 N 125-FZ "About liberty of conscience and about religious associations" the public church services, other religious practices and ceremonies held out of cult buildings and constructions and the territories relating to them, other places provided to the religious organizations for these purposes out of places of pilgrimage, organizations and the companies of the religious organizations, cemeteries and crematoriums, and also premises are performed according to the procedure, established for holding meetings, processions and demonstrations.

Item 5 of article 19 of the Law of the Republic of Tatarstan of July 14, 1999 N 2279 "About liberty of conscience and about religious associations" provides that public church services, other religious practices and ceremonies held out of cult buildings and constructions and the territories relating to them, other places provided to the religious organizations for these purposes out of places of religious honoring, organizations and the companies of the religious organizations, cemeteries and crematoriums, and also premises, are performed according to the procedure, established for holding meetings, processions and demonstrations (in the edition operating before entry into force of the Law of the Republic of Tatarstan of August 4, 2012 N 64-ZRT, - according to the procedure, established for mass actions in the territory of the Republic of Tatarstan).

Warning!!!

This is not a full text of document! Document shown in Demo mode!

If you have active License, please Login, or get License for Full Access.

With Full access you can get: full text of document, original text of document in Russian, attachments (if exist) and see History and Statistics of your work.

Get License for Full Access Now

Disclaimer! This text was translated by AI translator and is not a valid juridical document. No warranty. No claim. More info

Effectively work with search system

Database include more 50000 documents. You can find needed documents using search system. For effective work you can mix any on documents parameters: country, documents type, date range, teams or tags.
More about search system

Get help

If you cannot find the required document, or you do not know where to begin, go to Help section.

In this section, we’ve tried to describe in detail the features and capabilities of the system, as well as the most effective techniques for working with the database.

You also may open the section Frequently asked questions. This section provides answers to questions set by users.

Search engine created by SoyuzPravoInform LLC.