Under the RA Judicial Code as a result of considering the matter related to the disciplinary liability of a judge, the Justice Council may apply any of the following types of disciplinary sanctions against the judge:
2) Reprimand, which shall be combined with depriving the judge of 25% of his salary for a six-month period;
3) Severe reprimand, which shall be combined with depriving the judge of 25% of his salary for a one-year period; or
4) Filing a motion requesting the President of the Republic to terminate the judge’s powers.
During 2012 the Justice Council applied disciplinary sanctions to 22 judges, such as Suren Baghdasaryan, Armen Khachatryan, Manvel Simonyan, Gagik Heboyan, Aida Davtyan, Ruben Apinyan, Amrahi Petrosyan, Karen Chilingaryan, Armen Tumanyan, Aleksandr Merangulyan, Goharik Khachatryan, Vladimir Grigoryan, Vardan Grigoryan, Mher Arghamanyan, Manushak Petrosyan, Grisha Melik-Sargsyan, Lernik Atanesyan, Levon Avetisyan, Rafik Melkonyan, Sergey Aghabekyan, Tigran Petrosyan, Vahe Khalatyan. Justice Council decision enters into force from the moment of its promulgation and shall not be subject to appeal.
If a judge is not subjected to a new disciplinary sanction within two years of receiving a reprimand or severe reprimand, or within one year of receiving a warning, he shall be considered not to have a disciplinary sanction.
The source: iravaban.net