ODIHR Legal Reviews, Assessments and Guidelines

Legal reviews

This webpage contains legal reviews concerning (draft) legislation in country: Poland.



Poland

Poland

Opinion

  • Urgent Opinion on the Draft Act Amending the Code of Procedure in Petty Offence Cases (in English) [ 2021/03/02 | en | ] Summary
  • Urgent Opinion on the Draft Act Amending the Code of Procedure in Petty Offence Cases (in Polish) [ 2021/03/02 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on the Legal Framework Governing Participation of Persons with Disabilities in Political and Public Life in Poland (in English) [ 2020/12/20 | en | ]
  • Opinion on the Draft Act On Special Rules for the Organisation of the General Election of the President of the Republic of Poland Ordered in 2020 with the Possibility of Postal Voting (Senate Paper No. 118) (in English) [ 2020/05/29 | en | ]
  • Opinion on the Draft Act On Special Rules for the Organisation of the General Election of the President of the Republic of Poland Ordered in 2020 with the Possibility of Postal Voting (Senate Paper No. 118) (in Polish) [ 2020/05/29 | en | ]
  • Opinion on the Draft Act on special rules for conducting the general election of the President of the Republic of Poland ordered in 2020 (Senate paper No. 99) (in English) [ 2020/04/27 | en | ]
  • Opinion on the Draft Act on special rules for conducting the general election of the President of the Republic of Poland ordered in 2020 (Senate paper No. 99) (in Polish) [ 2020/04/27 | pl | ]
  • Urgent Interim Opinion on the Bill amending the Act on the Organization of Common Courts, the Act on the Supreme Court and Certain Other Acts of Poland (as of 20 December 2019) (in English) [ 2020/01/14 | en | ] Summary
  • Annex to Urgent Interim Opinion on the Bill amending the Act on the Organization of Common Courts, the Act on the Supreme Court and Certain Other Acts of Poland (as of 20 December 2019) [ 2020/01/14 | en | ]
  • Urgent Interim Opinion on the Bill amending the Act on the Organization of Common Courts, the Act on the Supreme Court and Certain Other Acts of Poland (as of 20 December 2019) (in Polish) [ 2020/01/14 | en | ] Summary
  • Annex to Urgent Interim Opinion on the Bill amending the Act on the Organization of Common Courts, the Act on the Supreme Court and Certain Other Acts of Poland (as of 20 December 2019) (in Polish) [ 2020/01/14 | pl | ]
  • Opinion on Definition of Torture and its Absolute Prohibition in Polish Legislation (in English) [ 2018/05/22 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on Definition of Torture and its Absolute Prohibition in Polish Legislation (in Polish) [ 2018/05/22 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on Certain Provisions of the Draft Act on the Supreme Court of Poland (as of 26 September 2017) (in English) [ 2017/11/13 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on Certain Provisions of the Draft Act on the Supreme Court of Poland (as of 26 September 2017) (in Polish) [ 2017/11/13 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on Certain Provisions of the Draft Act on the Supreme Court of Poland (in English) [ 2017/08/30 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on Certain Provisions of the Draft Act on the Supreme Court of Poland (in Polish) [ 2017/08/30 | en | ] Summary
  • Annex to the Opinion on the Draft Act on the National Freedom Institute - Centre for the Development of Civil Society of Poland (in Polish) [ 2017/08/22 | en | ]
  • Opinion on the Draft Act on the National Freedom Institute - Centre for the Development of Civil Society of Poland (in English) [ 2017/08/22 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on the Draft Act on the National Freedom Institute - Centre for the Development of Civil Society of Poland (in Polish) [ 2017/08/22 | en | ] Summary
  • Annex to the Opinion on the Draft Act on the National Freedom Institute - Centre for the Development of Civil Society of Poland (in English) [ 2017/08/04 | en | ]
  • Final Opinion on Draft Amendments to the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary and Certain Other Acts of Poland (in English) [ 2017/05/05 | en | ] Summary
  • Final Opinion on Draft Amendments to the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary and Certain Other Acts of Poland (in Polish) [ 2017/05/05 | en | ] Summary
  • Preliminary Opinion on Draft Amendments to the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary and Certain Other Acts of Poland (in English) [ 2017/03/22 | en | ] (Final Opinion can be found here) Summary
  • Preliminary Opinion on Draft Amendments to the Act on the National Council of the Judiciary and Certain Other Acts of Poland (in Polish) [ 2017/03/22 | en | ] Summary
  • Final Opinion on the Draft Act Amending the Act on the Commissioner for Human Rights of Poland (in English) [ 2016/02/16 | en | ] Summary
  • Final Opinion on the Draft Act Amending the Act on the Commissioner for Human Rights of Poland (in Polish) [ 2016/02/16 | en | ] Summary
  • Preliminary Opinion on the Draft Act Amending the Act on the Commissioner for Human Rights of Poland [ 2016/01/27 | en | ]
  • Opinion on the Draft Amendments to Certain Provisions of the Criminal Code of Poland (in English) [ 2015/12/03 | en | ] Summary
  • Opinion on the Draft Amendments to Certain Provisions of the Criminal Code of Poland (in Polish) [ 2015/12/03 | en | ] Summary

Note

  • Urgent Note on International Standards and Comparative Practices Regarding the Continuation of Ombudspersons’ Terms of Office Until the Appointment of a New Office-holder (in English) [ 2020/10/14 | en | ] Summary
  • Urgent Note on International Standards and Comparative Practices Regarding the Continuation of Ombudspersons’ Terms of Office Until the Appointment of a New Office-holder (in Polish) [ 2020/10/14 | en | ] Summary
  • Note on the Draft Law amending the Law on Assemblies of Poland [ 2012/05/21 | en | ]
  • Note on the Draft Law amending the Law on Assemblies of Poland (in Polish) [ 2012/05/21 | en | ]