20 January.- In their joint presentation of all magistrates and judges, the Constitutional Chamber of the Supreme Court affirmed the constitutionality of Decree No. 2,184, whereby the state of economic emergency is declared throughout the national territory in accordance with the Constitution of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela and its legal system, for a period of 60 days, which was published in Official Gazette of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Extraordinary No. 6,214, of January 14, 2016.
In that judgment No. 4 of January 20, 2016, he noted the Supreme Court that the Decree serves as a priority aspects of economic security, which are also accounts in the Latin American economic environment and current global, and is proportionate, appropriate useful and necessary for the exercise and development of the constitutional right to social protection by the State.
The Constitutional Court found that the ends of necessity, appropriateness and proportionality of the measures enacted are checked exception, and that the decree safeguards and does not involve restriction of those rights which guarantees can not be limited by express constitutional mandate, pursuant Articles 337 and 7 of the Basic Text of the Organic Law on States of Emergency.
Finally, the decision emphasizes that the decree complies with the principles and rules contained in the Constitution of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, in international treaties duly signed and ratified by the Republic human rights, and the Organic Law on States of Emergency; without prejudice to further control who can perform this Chamber, in accordance with its constitutional powers.
Note that the decision issued by the Supreme Court on Constitutional Court, due to the provisions of Articles 336.6 and 339 of the Constitution of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, and 25.6 of the Organic Law of the Supreme Court, in accordance with the provisions of Article 31 of the Organic Law on States of Emergency.
See Judgment: http://historico.tsj.gob.ve/decisiones/scon/enero/184426-04-20116-2016-16-0038.HTML