NKR Constitution

Chapter 9. The Oversight Chamber

Article 121.

1. The Oversight Chamber of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic is an independent body, which oversees the budgetary matters, the loans and grants received from other states, international organizations, for the use of the state and public property.

2. The program of activities of the Oversight Chamber is validated by the National Assembly.

3.The Oversight Chamber submits a report of its activities no less than once a year to the National Assembly.

4. The structure and procedure of activities of the Oversight Chamber is defined by law.

Article 122.

1. The National Assembly appoints the president of the Oversight Chamber upon the recommendation of the President of the Republic for a period of six years. The same person may not serve more than two consecutive terms as the president of the Oversight Chamber.

2. The chairman of the Oversight Chamber shall not occupy any other positions in the official state and local self-government bodies, trade organizations, entrepreneurial activity, as well as any paid occupation, with the exception of scientific, educational and creative work. The president of the Oversight Chamber shall not be a member of any political party.

3. In cases stipulated by law, the National Assembly by a vote of a simple majority of its members may remove the chairman of the Oversight Chamber from office.