The Chamber of Deputies elected on Tuesday current Deputy Prosecutor General Bogdan Licu for a 9-year term as Constitutional Court judge.
Licu, the Social Democrats’ nominee for this position, was cleared for office by a 208 to 93 secret ballot vote.
Licu replaces current Constitutional Court Chairman Valer Dorneanu, whose term runs to end in June.
Liberal senator Iulia Scantei, appointed by Senate judge at Constitutional Court
The Senate plenary appointed on Tuesday, by secret ballot, Liberal senator Iulia Scantei as judge at the Constitutional Court of Romania.
Iulia Scantei will replace Mona Pivniceru, whose term at CCR ends in June.
There were 76 votes ‘in favor’ of Iulia Scantei and 34 votes ‘against’.