PRESS RELEASE, 4 November 2021

At the hearing of 4 November 2021, the Constitutional Court, in the context of the review of laws subsequent to the promulgation, unanimously upheld the exception of unconstitutionality and found unconstitutional the provisions of Article 4 (3) of Law No 297/2018 on movable property publicity.

The provisions found as unconstitutional have the following wording: “(3) Documents under private signature which, according to the law, are validly concluded and are enforceable, may be executed only on condition that they are entered in the Register.”


The decision is final and generally binding.

The arguments set out in the grounds for the decision of the Constitutional Court will be presented in the decision, which will be published in the Official Gazette of Romania, Part I.

 External Relations, Press and Protocol Department of the Constitutional Court of the Constitutional Court