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Journal: Perspektif (Vol.19, No. 3)

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Page : 153-165

Keywords : impeachment; Mahkamah Konstitusi; demokrasi; impeachment; the Constitutional Court; democracy;

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The Constitutional Court is a judicial institution that is trusted by the constitution (UUD 1945) to implement the impeachment court sistem. Justice impeachment begins with a request fatwa by the House of Representatives to the Constitutional Court. Position of the House of Representatives at the hearing of the Constitutional Court or the judicial sistem of impeachment is the applicant. Application is submitted to the Constitutional Court after the House of Representatives argued that the President and/or Vice-President has committed an offense referred to in Article 7A of the 1945 Constitution. While the verdict given by the Constitutional Court is proof that Indonesia is really a form of state law countries. Authority of the Constitutional Court in the impeachment court sistem can only be executed, if the House of Representatives to apply to him. If Parliament does not propose, then the justice sistem impeachment will not be realized.

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