Law on the Organization and Functioning of the Supreme Council of Magistracy (“Law on the SCM”)

  • 02/02/2012
  • Publications > Factsheets
The SCM is intended to be an independent body that oversees the judiciary. It has the power to appoint, promote, discipline and dismiss judges. This factsheet provides an overview of CCHR’s key concerns and recommendations relating the Law on the SCM. CCHR is a non-­‐aligned, independent, non-­‐governmental organization (“NGO”) that works to promote and protect democracy and respect for human rights– primarily civil and political rights–throughout the Kingdom of Cambodia (“Cambodia”).