The Court on Monday validated the presidential elections and confirmed that Traian Base scu was elected President; he thus will serve a fresh five-year term.
Basescu’s validation will take place at the Constitutional Court headquarters based in the Palace of Parliament at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, the Court announced in a release.
“According to its constitutional and legal prerogatives, the Constitutional Court adopted by the unanimous vote its Decision No. 42 of December 14, 2009 on the establishment and making public the result of the elections for the President of Romania in the runoff held on December 6, 2009, this decision is final, it is published in Romania’s Official Gazette Part I and it reads as follows:
1. the Court rules and makes public the elections results for the President of Romania in the runoff on December 6, 2009;
2. It establishes that Mr. Traian Basescu is elected Romania’s President, garnering the highest number of valid votes cast;
3. It establishes the validation of Mr. Traian Basescu’s election as the President of Romania on December 16, 2009, at 10:00 a.m., at the Constitutional Court’s headquarters in the Palace of Parliament;
4. The present ruling is final, it is published in the Official Gazette of Romania, Part I and it will be made public through the press”, the release said.