Constitutional Law Committee

Constitutional Law Committee

Committee whose principal function is to issue statements on bills sent to it for consideration and on the constitutionality of other matters and their bearing on international human rights instruments.

The Constitutional Law Committee drafts the Constitution as well as legislation closely connected to it, such as the legislation pertaining to autonomy of Åland, election, citizenship, language and defence. The Constitutional Law Committee also deals with matters having to do with the alleged malfeasance of a minister, the reports of the Chancellor of Justice and the Parliamentary Ombudsman and the Government Annual Report.

Furthermore, the Committee conducts an assessment of those who have registered an interest in the position of Parliamentary Ombudsman and Deputy Parliamentary Ombudsman for purposes of the election of these officials that is held in a plenary session.

 Chairperson

 

 

Johanna Ojala-Niemelähttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/971.aspxJohanna Ojala-NiemeläSocial Democratic Parliamentary Group

 Vice Chairperson

 

 

Antti Häkkänenhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1334.aspxAntti HäkkänenParliamentary Group of the National Coalition Party

 Members

 

 

Outi Alanko-Kahiluotohttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/914.aspxOuti Alanko-KahiluotoGreen Parliamentary Group
Bella Forsgrénhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1445.aspxBella ForsgrénGreen Parliamentary Group
Jukka Gustafssonhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/116.aspxJukka GustafssonSocial Democratic Parliamentary Group
Maria Guzeninahttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/926.aspxMaria GuzeninaSocial Democratic Parliamentary Group
Olli Immonenhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1122.aspxOlli ImmonenThe Finns Party Parliamentary Group
Eeva Kallihttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1412.aspxEeva KalliCentre Party Parliamentary Group
Hilkka Kemppihttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1415.aspxHilkka KemppiCentre Party Parliamentary Group
Mikko Kinnunenhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1453.aspxMikko KinnunenCentre Party Parliamentary Group
Anna Kontulahttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1155.aspxAnna KontulaLeft Alliance Parliamentary Group
Mats Löfströmhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1345.aspxMats LöfströmSwedish Parliamentary Group
Jukka Mäkynenhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1438.aspxJukka MäkynenThe Finns Party Parliamentary Group
Sakari Puistohttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1419.aspxSakari PuistoThe Finns Party Parliamentary Group
Wille Rydmanhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1282.aspxWille RydmanParliamentary Group of the National Coalition Party
Heikki Vestmanhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/1396.aspxHeikki VestmanParliamentary Group of the National Coalition Party
Tuula Väätäinenhttps://www.eduskunta.fi/EN/kansanedustajat/Pages/794.aspxTuula VäätäinenSocial Democratic Parliamentary Group

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 Contact Information

​Constitutional Law Committee
00102 EDUSKUNTA
Finland
Tel: +358 9 432 2049
pev(at)parliament.fi