The European Parliament is set to call on Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, to withdraw a petition he lodged with Poland’s Constitutional Tribunal asking it to decide which took primacy, EU law or the Polish constitution.
Question marks about the primacy of EU law over the Polish constitution could be holding up Poland-EU talks on the adoption of Poland's post-pandemic National Reconstruction Plan, a senior EU figure has suggested.
A group of 92 active and retired Polish Supreme Court judges appealed on Wednesday for the immediate execution of two Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) rulings on the Supreme Court's disciplinary chamber.
The Constitutional Tribunal adjourned in a case concerning the primacy of Poland's constitution over EU law after hearing sides to the dispute on Tuesday.
The Polish prime minister has stated that the Polish constitution has primacy over European law and that the proposals made by the European Commission do not correspond to the real state of affairs.
The European Commission has given Poland a month to respond to its request for the withdrawal of a prime minister's motion asking the Constitutional Tribunal to investigate whether the Polish constitution has primacy over EU law.
The Polish government spokesman has stated that the decision to start preparations for a postal presidential election last year were compatible with the law.
Poland’s justice minister maintains that the Polish constitution has primacy over EU law despite a ruling by the EU’s top court which said that national courts may not apply local regulations that are in conflict with EU law.
Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has asked the country's Constitutional Tribunal to decide whether the Polish constitution has primacy over EU law.
A referendum on the right to abortion would not have any legal implications, a spokesman for the Polish government said on Tuesday.