Constitutional Court waits for the amendments text to debate

It is expected that the report on the proposed amendments to the Constitution of Montecristi are ready this week at the Constitutional Court (CC). Wendy Molina, judge rapporteur, plans to distribute the document these days; but any call to discuss it in the court  has not yet...

Rulling Party will propose 20 changes in the Constitution to the CC

At least 20 reform texts to the Constitution of Montecristi will be submitted today by the Alliance PAÍS block lawmakers to refer them the next week to the Constitutional Court (CC). This will give way to a constitutional analysis and the method: if it is reformed or amended....

Reelection theme generates different opinions on Assemblymen

Given the possible constitutional amendment for the reelection of President Rafael Correa, various Assemblymen consider this opportunity could be “exploited” to ntroduce other changes. Opposition legislators as Miguel Moreta and Lourdes Tibán think the Constitution...

Indefinite reelection was never proposed according to former Assemblymen

According to members of the Constituent Assembly, in charge of drafting the articles concerning the structure of the State, the issue of the re-election for one consecutive time was enshrined in the Constitution of Montecristi. In such way is remembered by the members of the...