Constitutional Court Decision Regarding DPD RI Members Nomination Applicable in 2024


Jakarta, dpd.go.id - The Constitutional Court affirms that the Constitutional Court Decision Number 30 / XVI / 2018 applies in the future or does not apply retroactively and is only valid for the 2024 Election. This is stated in the results of a consultation meeting between the House of Regional Representative of the Republic of Indonesia and the Constitutional Court by the Chief Justice of the Constitutional Court, at the Constitutional Court Building, Wednesday (19/9). As it is known that the Constitutional Court Decision No. 30 / XVI / 2018 states that political party administrators are not allowed to register themselves as candidates for DPD members, if they still want to register themselves, then the relevant party must resign from a political party.

In a press conference regarding the results of the DPD's consultation with the Constitutional Court, Vice Chairman of DPD RI Nono Sampono said that the affirmation of the Constitutional Court contained the consequence that the General Election Commission (KPU) could not enforce the Constitutional Court's ruling for the 2019 election. "For lehal certainty, KPU has the obligation to revoke and not impose PKPU number 26 in 2018 in determining DCT bacaleg DPD RI in 2019 Election, "said Nono.

The consultation meeting was attended by Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Nono Sampono (Vice Chairman of DPD RI), Akhmad Muqowam (Vice Chairman of DPD RI), Benny Rhamdani (Chairman of Committee I DPD RI) and also accompanied by Prof. Yusril Ihza Mahendra, Dodi S. Abdulkadir and Herman Kadir. * tan



19 September 2018