Constitution


SocDems branches asked to give opinion on coalition with Farmers
2017 m. liepos 14 d. 11:02
The presidium of the Lithuanian Social Democratic Party (LSDP) has asked all 60 branches of the party to discuss future prospects for the ruling coalition with the...
Seimas extends session until July 13 due to forest reform
2017 m. liepos 4 d. 11:48
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday extended its spring session until July 13.
Bankruptcy of the Jewish community in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania
2017 m. liepos 3 d. 11:03
Ideas about tremendous wealth of the Jew s, their well-being, which was thought to have...
Seimas panel okays 'W' in passports for foreign spouses, but not for Poles
2017 m. birželio 30 d. 14:37
There is growing support in the corridors of power for an initiative to allow the original...
Individual constitutional complaint amendment fails to pass 1st hurdle in Seimas
2017 m. birželio 29 d. 13:16
A constitutional amendment to allow an individual access to the Lithuanian Constitutional...
Seimas turns to Constitutional Court over dual citizenship
2017 m. birželio 27 d. 12:10
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday asked the Constitutional Court to look at whether it is necessary to amend the Constitution to allow dual citizenship for...
Foreign Minister slams efforts to block Istanbul deal amid religious reasoning
2017 m. birželio 16 d. 15:19
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius on Friday urged members of the parliament to...
European Parliament lifts Lithuanian MEP Paksas' immunity
2017 m. birželio 14 d. 14:30
The European Parliament on Wednesday lifted the legal immunity of Lithuanian MEP Rolandas...
Analysts see president's address as rather critical of Government
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 15:23
In her annual State of the Nation Address to the Seimas, Lithuanian President Dalia...
President voiced her expectations, rather than criticism - PM
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 13:30
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė voiced her expectations, rather than criticism, in her State of the National Address to the parliament on Thursday, Prime...
President concerned about continuing state governance turmoil
2017 m. birželio 8 d. 13:08
Last October's general elections in Lithuania raised hopes for positive change, but the continuing state governance turmoil and the uncertainty of some reforms is...
Seimas launches impeachment proceedings against MP Bastys
2017 m. birželio 6 d. 12:56
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday launched impeachment proceedings against Mindaugas...
Seimas approves conclusion that MP Bastys breached oath
2017 m. birželio 6 d. 12:48
The Lithuanian parliament on Tuesday approved a conclusion by a special commission that...
MPs to turn to Constitutional Court over broader dual citizenship
2017 m. gegužės 31 d. 10:05
Lithuanian parliamentarians intend to turn to the Constitutional Court for yet another interpretation of the possibility to expand the institute of dual citizenship .
Užupis adds Hindi and Sanskrit plaques to its Constitution Wall
2017 m. gegužės 28 d. 23:36
In a most colourful ceremony with song and dance and some animated speeches, two additional plaques were Thursday unveiled on the famous Constitution Wall of Užupis...
Minister of State for External Affairs of India visiting Lithuania for the first time
2017 m. gegužės 24 d. 09:24
Mr M. J. Akbar, Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India , and his...
Russian oppositionists in Vilnius: we want to change Russia, not the tsar
2017 m. gegužės 22 d. 11:33
Russian opposition figures say that they want to change Russia, rather than replace its...
Lithuania's Constitutional Court opens MP Pukas impeachment case
2017 m. gegužės 19 d. 14:28
Lithuania's Constitutional Court on Friday approved for consideration the case of MP...
60% of Lithuanians in support of dual citizenship
2017 m. gegužės 15 d. 09:45
Some 60 percent of the Lithuanian population support the idea of allowing dual citizenship to emigrants of the new generation, while one in five is against the...
President congratulates Poland on May 3 Constitution Day
2017 m. gegužės 3 d. 10:53
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Wednesday congratulated her Polish counterpart, Andrzej Duda , on May 3 Constitution Day and wished the people of...
Online voting wouldn't ensure secrecy, security - President  (1)
2017 m. balandžio 28 d. 11:15
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaitė says that online voting in the country would...
What do emigrants think about dual citizenship?
2017 m. balandžio 26 d. 11:27
ForMin wants fewer requirements for referendum on dual citizenship
2017 m. balandžio 24 d. 10:59
Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius has proposed considering fewer...
Seimas lifts MP Steponavičius' immunity
2017 m. balandžio 20 d. 15:48
Lithuania's parliament on Thursday lifted the legal immunity of the Liberal Movemen t's MP Gintaras Steponavičius to allow bringing him to justice for abuse.
Court decides to turn to Constitutional Court over chief vet's dismissal
2017 m. balandžio 20 d. 12:15
The Vilnius Regional Administrative Court decided on Thursday to ask for the Constitutional Court's opinion on whether Jonas Milius was lawfully dismissed as...
Lithuania could legalise dual citizenship by scrapping 1990 dividing line - Seimas' speaker
2017 m. balandžio 19 d. 16:46
Amendments to Lithuania's Law on Citizenship will be submitted to the parliament for...